May 7

 

Situation Update for Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)


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Data is for cases that were tested and returned positive. Numbers are cumulative since Jan. 20, 2020. All data are preliminary and may change as cases are investigated. Many data points are collected during case interviews. Data presented below are for all cases, regardless of interview status. Data for cases pending interview may be listed as “unknown/missing”.

Not all suspected cases of COVID-19 are tested, so this data is not representative of the total number of people in Minnesota who have or had COVID-19.

Updated May 7, 2020.
Updated daily at 11 a.m., with data current as of 4 p.m. the previous day.
Data for April 12 was as of 8 p.m. the previous day.

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

On this page:
Testing
Minnesota Case Overview
Hospitalization
Case Demographics
Likely Exposure
Residence
Care Facilities

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Testing

Total approximate number of completed tests: 97,421

  • Total approximate number of completed tests from the MDH Public Health Lab: 14,061
  • Total approximate number of completed tests from external laboratories: 83,360

Graph of Laboratory testing for COVID-19 (SARS-COV-2), data in table below.

Testing data table

Minnesota Case Overview

  • Total positive: 9,365
    • Number of health care workers: 1,205

Graph of confirmed cases of COVID-19, data in table below.

Positive case data table

  • Patients no longer needing isolation: 5,308

Patients no longer needing isolation in Minnesota, data in table below

No longer needing isolation data table

Patients no longer needing isolation represents individuals with confirmed COVID-19 who no longer need to self-isolate, including those who have died.

  • Deaths: 508
    • Deaths among cases that resided in long-term care or assisted living facilities: 407

Deaths of confirmed cases in Minnesota, data in table below

Deaths data table

Hospitalization

Total cases requiring hospitalization: 1,459

  • Hospitalized as of today: 435
    • Hospitalized in ICU as of today: 182

Minnesota COVID-19 hospitalizations , data in table below

Hospitalization data table

Case Demographics

Age

Age Groups for confirmed COVID-19   cases in Minnesota, data in table below.

Age group data table:
Including age group of deaths

More age data: Age median and range (all cases, non-hospitalized, hospitalized and deaths)

Gender

  • 48% female, 49% male, <1% other, 3% unknown/missing

Percentages have been rounded.

Race & Ethnicity

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

Race and ethnicity data table:
Including race and ethnicity of deaths

Likely Exposure

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

Likely exposure data table

Not all cases among health care workers have a likely exposure as health care staff.

Residence

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 county residence data may not equal the total number of reported positive cases.

County of residence data table:
Including county of residence of deaths

County Cases Deaths
Aitkin 1 0
Anoka 426 27
Becker 18 0
Beltrami 6 0
Benton 64 1
Big Stone 2 0
Blue Earth 55 0
Brown 9 1
Carlton 62 0
Carver 58 0
Cass 7 0
Chippewa 5 0
Chisago 14 1
Clay 222 15
Clearwater 2 0
Cottonwood 43 0
Crow Wing 23 1
Dakota 322 12
Dodge 21 0
Douglas 14 0
Faribault 7 0
Fillmore 12 1
Freeborn 39 0
Goodhue 25 0
Grant 1 0
Hennepin 2,962 342
Houston 2 0
Isanti 7 0
Itasca 24 0
Jackson 29 0
Kanabec 4 0
Kandiyohi 238 1
Kittson 1 0
Koochiching 1 0
Lac qui Parle 2 0
Lake 1 0
Le Sueur 28 0
Lincoln 3 0
Lyon 15 0
Mahnomen 2 1
Marshall 8 0
Martin 111 4
McLeod 6 0
Meeker 18 0
Mille Lacs 6 1
Morrison 11 0
Mower 36 0
Murray 25 0
Nicollet 18 2
Nobles 1,153 2
Norman 9 0
Olmsted 336 8
Otter Tail 21 0
Pennington 1 0
Pine 61 0
Pipestone 5 0
Polk 43 0
Pope 3 0
Ramsey 717 39
Red Lake 1 0
Redwood 3 0
Renville 6 0
Rice 48 1
Rock 19 0
Roseau 1 0
Scott 100 1
Sherburne 88 1
Sibley 2 0
St. Louis 89 11
Stearns 1,161 4
Steele 37 0
Stevens 1 0
Swift 2 0
Todd 26 0
Traverse 2 0
Wabasha 12 0
Wadena 4 0
Waseca 12 0
Washington 193 12
Watonwan 18 0
Wilkin 11 3
Winona 68 15
Wright 73 1
Yellow Medicine 3 0
Unknown/missing 20 0

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