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Daily Update:

Because all data are preliminary, the change in number of cumulative positive cases and deaths from one day to the next may not equal the newly reported cases or deaths.

5/15/2020

14,240
Total positive (cumulative)
808
Newly reported cases
20
Newly reported deaths
County Number of newly reported cases
Anoka 53
Becker 1
Beltrami 1
Benton 6
Blue Earth 5
Carver 3
Chisago 2
Clay 6
Cottonwood 1
Crow Wing 1
Dakota 62
Dodge 2
Douglas 1
Faribault 4
Fillmore 1
Freeborn 3
Hennepin 342
Isanti 5
Jackson 1
Kandiyohi 8
Le Sueur 2
Lyon 3
Martin 1
Mille Lacs 1
Morrison 2
Mower 5
Nicollet 5
Nobles 22
Olmsted 18
Otter Tail 1
Pine 2
Ramsey 114
Rice 15
Scott 20
Sherburne 8
Stearns 27
Steele 7
Swift 1
Waseca 1
Washington 21
Watonwan 1
Winona 1
Wright 11
Unknown/missing 11
  • Cases removed*: 3

* Cases are removed for many reasons including residence in another state, duplication of cases, and false positive reports.

Testing

Total approximate number of completed tests: 134,669

  • Total approximate number of completed tests from the MDH Public Health Lab: 16,959
  • Total approximate number of completed tests from external laboratories: 117,710

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

Testing data table

More about testing data

Minnesota Case Overview

  • Total positive: 14,240
    • Number of health care workers: 1,702

Graph of confirmed cases of COVID-19 by specimen collection date, data in table below.

Positive cases by date specimen collected data table

More about positive cases

 

Patients no longer needing isolation

  • Patients no longer needing isolation: 9,503

Graph of cases no longer needing islolation including deaths. Data in bullet above and table below.

Deaths

  • Deaths: 683
    • Deaths among cases that resided in long-term care or assisted living facilities: 554
  • Probable COVID-19 Deaths*: 9
    * COVID-19 listed on death certificate but a positive test not documented for the person.

Deaths of confirmed cases in Minnesota, data in table below

Deaths data table

Hospitalization

Total cases requiring hospitalization: 1,985

  • Hospitalized as of today: 498
    • Hospitalized in ICU as of today: 200

Minnesota COVID-19 hospitalizations, data in table below

Hospitalization data table

Case Demographics

Age

Age group data table:
Including age group of deaths

Gender

Gender data table

Race & Ethnicity

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

Likely Exposure

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 cases.