MN DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH RELEASES LATEST COVID-19 NUMBERS – NOW 23 DEATHS (APRIL 7)

The Minnesota Department of Health has released the latest COVID-19 numbers for the state.  They are below-

Updated April 7, 2020
Updated daily at 11 a.m., with data current as of 4 p.m. the previous day.

Dates provided are those when the case, hospitalization, or death was first posted in this situation report.

Testing

Total approximate number of completed tests: 29,260

  • Total approximate number of completed tests from the MDH Public Health Lab: 8,922
  • Total approximate number of completed tests from external laboratories: 20,338

Minnesota Case Information

  • Total positive: 1,069
    • Patients who no longer need to be isolated: 549

Cumulative total and daily confirmed cases in Minnesota: Date reported, Positive cases, Total Positive: 3/6, 1, 1 3/7, 0, 1 3/8, 1, 2 3/9, 0, 2 3/10, 1, 3 3/11, 2, 5 3/12, 4, 9 3/13, 5, 14 3/14, 7, 21 3/15, 14, 35 3/16, 19, 54 3/17, 6, 60 3/18, 17, 77 3/19, 12, 89 3/20, 26, 115 3/21, 22, 137 3/22, 32, 169 3/23, 66, 235 3/24, 26, 261 3/25, 26, 287 3/26, 59, 346 3/27, 52, 398 3/28, 43, 441 3/29, 62, 503 3/30, 73, 576 3/31, 53, 629 4/1, 60, 689 4/2, 53, 742 4/3, 47, 789 4/4, 76, 865 4/5, 70, 935 4/6, 51, 986 4/7, 83, 1069

  • Total deaths: 34

Deaths of confirmed cases in Minnesota: Date reported, deaths, Total deaths: 3/21, 0, 0 3/22, 1, 1 3/26, 1, 2 3/27, 2, 4 3/28, 1, 5 3/29, 4, 9 3/30, 1, 10 3/31, 2, 12 4/1, 5, 17 4/2, 1, 18 4/3, 4, 22 4/4, 2, 24 4/5, 5, 29 4/6, 1, 30 4/7, 4, 34

Hospitalization

  • Total cases requiring hospitalization: 242
    • Hospitalized as of today: 120
      • Hospitalized in ICU as of today: 64

Minnesota COVID-19 hospitalizations date reported, hospitalized not in ICU, number in ICU, total cumulative hospitalizations, total cumulative in ICU: 3/19, 6, 1, 7, 1 3/20, 3, 2, 7, 2 3/21, 2, 4, 12, 5 3/22, 5, 5, 12, 5 3/23, 7, 5, 21, 5 3/24, 8, 7, 21, 7 3/25, 14, 12, 35, 12 3/26, 18, 13, 41, 13 3/27, 17, 17, 51, 17 3/28, 17, 13, 57, 17 3/29, 23, 16, 75, 24 3/30, 32, 24, 92, 25 3/31, 30, 26, 112, 32 4/1, 27, 27, 122, 40 4/2, 37, 38, 138, 49 4/3, 46, 40, 156, 62 4/4, 53, 42, 180, 69 4/5, 58, 48, 202, 77 4/6, 58, 57, 223, 90 4/7, 56, 64, 242, 100

Demographics

Age

Age Range for confirmed COVID-19 cases in Minnesota: Age range, number positive: 0 - 5 years, 5 6 - 19 years, 26 20 - 44 years, 424 45 - 64 years, 357 65+ years, 256

Median Age Age Range
All cases 50 4 months – 104 years
Non-hospitalized 43 4 months – 104 years
Hospitalized 63 6 – 98 years
Hospitalized in ICU 65 25 – 95 years
Deaths 86 58 – 100 years

 

Gender

  • 51% female, 49% male, 0% other

Race & Ethnicity

Race for confirmed COVID-19 cases in Minnesota: data in table below.

Race Percent of Cases Percent of Deaths
White 73% 82%
Black 7% 0%
Asian 3% 3%
Native Hawaiian <1% 0%
American Indian 1% 0%
Other 3% 0%
Unknown/missing 14% 15%
Ethnicity Percent of Cases Percent of Deaths
Hispanic 5% 3%
Non-Hispanic 78% 79%
Unknown/missing 17% 18%

Cases can have more than one race.

Likely Exposure

Likely exposure for confirmed COVID-19 cases in Minnesota: data in table below.

Likely Exposure
% of Cases
Cruise ship
3%
International travel
11%
Known exposure to a case
25%
Travel to another state
(with no known exposure)
16%
Community transmission in MN
35%
Unknown/missing
10%

Cases by County of Residence

County of residence is confirmed during the case interview. At the time of this posting not all interviews have been completed. The data on this map may not equal the total number of reported positive cases.

County
Cases
Deaths
Anoka
42
0
Beltrami
6
0
Benton
1
0
Big Stone
1
0
Blue Earth
22
0
Brown
7
0
Carlton
13
0
Carver
10
0
Cass
3
0
Chisago
5
1
Clay
19
0
Clearwater
2
0
Cottonwood
5
0
Crow Wing
9
0
Dakota
71
3
Dodge
11
0
Douglas
1
0
Faribault
3
0
Fillmore
10
0
Freeborn
14
0
Goodhue
12
0
Hennepin
310
16
Houston
1
0
Isanti
4
0
Itasca
2
0
Jackson
1
0
Kandiyohi
2
0
Koochiching
1
0
Lac qui Parle
1
0
Le Sueur
20
0
Lincoln
2
0
Lyon
4
0
Mahnomen
1
0
Martin
34
4
McLeod
1
0
Meeker
1
0
Mower
18
0
Murray
1
0
Nicollet
4
0
Olmsted
103
2
Otter Tail
2
0
Pipestone
1
0
Polk
1
0
Ramsey
101
3
Redwood
1
0
Renville
2
0
Rice
4
0
Roseau
1
0
Scott
16
1
Sherburne
10
0
Sibley
1
0
St. Louis
17
0
Stearns
6
0
Steele
8
0
Swift
1
0
Traverse
2
0
Wabasha
6
0
Waseca
3
0
Washington
68
1
Watonwan
4
0
Wilkin
2
0
Winona
16
3
Wright
12
0
Yellow Medicine
1
0