14 July 2022
MINNEAPOLIS — The Minnesota Department of Health on Thursday released its weekly COVID-19 report, showing continued decreases in key metrics that include the case and death rate.
According to the recent data, the latest 7-day moving average case rate (July 5 to July 12) is 879.4 per day and the death rate is 1.10 per day. That’s down from a case rate of over 1,000 in recent weeks, and a death rate of 4.6 recorded in late June.
There have been over 1.57 million positive cases reported and 12,872 deaths attributed to the virus in the state since the pandemic began.
Hospitalizations are also on the decline, with daily non-ICU hospital admissions now at 37.9 per day and 4.3 per day for ICU admissions.
As for vaccinations, nearly 71% of the total state population has received at least one vaccine dose, but only about 30.5% are up to date with vaccine doses. Over 10.26 million vaccine doses have been administered.