May 12

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 12, 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: 120,834

  • Total approximate number of completed tests from the MDH Public Health Lab: 15,229
  • Total approximate number of completed tests from external laboratories: 105,605

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

Testing data table

Minnesota Case Overview

  • Total positive: 12,494
    • Number of health care workers: 1,436

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

Positive case data table

  • Patients no longer needing isolation: 8,223

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: 614
    • Deaths among cases that resided in long-term care or assisted living facilities: 501

Deaths of confirmed cases in Minnesota, data in table below

Hospitalization

Total cases requiring hospitalization: 1,799

  • Hospitalized as of today: 496
    • Hospitalized in ICU as of today: 199

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

Gender Percent of Cases
Female 49%
Male 49%
Other <1%
Unknown/missing 2%

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 2 0
Anoka 613 31
Becker 25 0
Beltrami 6 0
Benton 100 2
Big Stone 2 0
Blue Earth 67 0
Brown 9 1
Carlton 65 0
Carver 95 1
Cass 8 2
Chippewa 21 0
Chisago 23 1
Clay 254 17
Clearwater 2 0
Cottonwood 47 0
Crow Wing 23 1
Dakota 508 15
Dodge 26 0
Douglas 17 0
Faribault 10 0
Fillmore 14 1
Freeborn 46 0
Goodhue 26 0
Grant 2 0
Hennepin 4,033 412
Houston 2 0
Isanti 10 0
Itasca 35 2
Jackson 33 0
Kanabec 10 0
Kandiyohi 367 1
Kittson 1 0
Koochiching 2 0
Lac qui Parle 2 0
Lake 1 0
Le Sueur 31 1
Lincoln 4 0
Lyon 20 0
Mahnomen 3 1
Marshall 8 0
Martin 112 4
McLeod 14 0
Meeker 23 0
Mille Lacs 7 1
Morrison 16 0
Mower 45 0
Murray 29 0
Nicollet 22 2
Nobles 1,291 2
Norman 11 0
Olmsted 378 9
Otter Tail 25 0
Pennington 1 0
Pine 73 0
Pipestone 7 0
Polk 54 1
Pope 5 0
Ramsey 1,052 49
Red Lake 2 0
Redwood 3 0
Renville 6 0
Rice 134 2
Rock 19 0
Roseau 1 0
Scott 168 1
Sherburne 122 1
Sibley 4 0
St. Louis 96 12
Stearns 1,512 6
Steele 73 0
Stevens 1 0
Swift 9 0
Todd 42 0
Traverse 3 0
Wabasha 13 0
Wadena 4 0
Waseca 16 0
Washington 266 16
Watonwan 28 0
Wilkin 11 3
Winona 71 15
Wright 119 1
Yellow Medicine 3 0
Unknown/missing 30 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.

More about location data

How to use the interactive map

Residence Type

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

Residence type data table

Care Facilities

Congregate Care Facilities with Exposures, by County