On Friday, the Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) reported a total of 24 new positive COVID-19 cases in Wabash County since Wednesday.

Local figures

On Wednesday, the ISDH reported four new local positive COVID-19 cases, bringing Wabash County’s total to 330, with 5,439 tests. The local seven-day positivity rate for all tests was 5.3 percent. The local seven-day positivity rate for unique individuals was 9.8 percent.

On Thursday, the ISDH reported 14 new local positive COVID-19 cases, bringing Wabash County’s total to 344, with 5,488 tests. The local seven-day positivity rate for all tests was 6.6 percent. The local seven-day positivity rate for unique individuals was 10.8 percent.

On Friday, the ISDH reported six new local positive COVID-19 cases, bringing Wabash County’s total to 350, with 5,539 tests. The local seven-day positivity rate for all tests was 7.1 percent. The local seven-day positivity rate for unique individuals was 12.3 percent.

The state still reported nine local deaths.

As of Friday, the ISDH reported the following Wabash County demographics for positive cases by age group:

Ages 0 to 19: 13.4 percent

Ages 20 to 29: 17.1 percent

Ages 30 to 39: 15.4 percent

Ages 40 to 49: 11.1 percent

Ages 50 to 59: 11.1 percent

Ages 60 to 69: 12.6 percent

Ages 70 to 79: 8.3 percent

Ages 80 and above: 10.9 percent

The ISDH reported the following gender breakdowns for Wabash County positive cases:

Female: 59.1 percent

Male: 39.7 percent

Unknown: 1.1 percent

The ISDH reported the following racial breakdowns for Wabash County positive cases:

White: 75.1 percent

Other race: 10 percent

Black or African American: 1.4 percent

Asian: .3 percent

Unknown: 13.1 percent

The ISDH reported the following ethnic breakdowns for Wabash County positive cases:

Not Hispanic or Latino: 60.3 percent

Hispanic or Latino: 4.3 percent

Unknown: 35.4 percent

Statewide figures

On Friday, the ISDH announced that 2,328 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 through testing at state and private laboratories. The total includes approximately 300 cases whose reporting was delayed due to a technical issue over the past few days.

To date, a total of 143,495 Indiana residents are known to have had the novel coronavirus following corrections to the previous day’s dashboard.

A total of 3,654 Hoosiers are confirmed to have died from COVID-19, an increase of 22 from the previous day. Another 233 probable deaths have been reported based on clinical diagnoses in patients for whom no positive test is on record. Deaths are reported based on when data are received by the state and occurred over multiple days.

To date, 1,532,949 unique individuals have been tested in Indiana, up from 1,521,402 on Thursday. A total of 2,451,285 tests, including repeat tests for unique individuals, have been reported to the state Department of Health since Feb. 26.

To find testing sites around the state, visit www.corona virus.in.gov and click on the COVID-19 testing information link.