April 19, 2020

 

Situation Update for Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

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.

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 April 19, 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.

Testing

Total approximate number of completed tests: 45,716

  • Total approximate number of completed tests from the MDH Public Health Lab: 10,104
  • Total approximate number of completed tests from external laboratories: 35,612

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

Testing data table

Date reported Completed tests reported (daily) Total approximate number of completed tests
3/29 1,585 17,657
3/30 1,165 18,822
3/31 958 19,780
4/1 1,411 21,191
4/2 1,203 22,394
4/3 1,833 24,227
4/4 1,196 25,423
4/5 1,354 26,777
4/6 1,351 28,128
4/7 1,132 29,260
4/8 1,493 30,753
4/9 1,541 32,294
4/10 1,600 33,894
4/11 1,883 35,777
4/12 1,644 37,421
4/13 1,006 38,427
4/14 814 39,241
4/15 1,001 40,242
4/16 1,433 41,675
4/17 1,378 43,053
4/18 1,315 44,368
4/19 1,348 45,716

Minnesota Case Overview

Total positive: 2,356

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

Positive case data table

Date reported Positive cases (daily) Total confirmed positive
3/6 1 1
3/7 0 1
3/8 1 2
3/9 0 2
3/10 1 3
3/11 2 5
3/12 4 9
3/13 5 14
3/14 7 21
3/15 14 35
3/16 19 54
3/17 6 60
3/18 17 77
3/19 12 89
3/20 26 115
3/21 22 137
3/22 32 169
3/23 66 235
3/24 26 261
3/25 26 287
3/26 59 346
3/27 52 398
3/28 43 441
3/29 62 503
3/30 73 576
3/31 53 629
4/1 60 689
4/2 53 742
4/3 47 789
4/4 76 865
4/5 70 935
4/6 51 986
4/7 83 1,069
4/8 85 1,154
4/9 88 1,242
4/10 94 1,336
4/11 91 1,427
4/12 194 1,621
4/13 29 1,650
4/14 45 1,695
4/15 114 1,809
4/16 103 1,912
4/17 159 2,071
4/18 142 2,213
4/19 143 2,356

  • Patients no longer needing isolation: 1,160

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

No longer needing isolation data table

Date reported No longer needing isolation
3/24 88
3/25 122
3/26 134
3/27 180
3/28 220
3/29 252
3/30 260
3/31 288
4/1 342
4/2 373
4/3 410
4/4 440
4/5 451
4/6 570
4/7 549
4/8 632
4/9 675
4/10 732
4/11 793
4/12 842
4/13 842
4/14 909
4/15 940
4/16 1,020
4/17 1,066
4/18 1,118
4/19 1,160

  • Deaths:134

Deaths of confirmed cases in Minnesota, data in table below

Deaths data table

Date reported Newly reported deaths (daily) Total deaths
3/21 1 1
3/22 0 1
3/23 0 1
3/24 0 1
3/25 0 1
3/26 1 2
3/27 2 4
3/28 1 5
3/29 4 9
3/30 1 10
3/31 2 12
4/1 5 17
4/2 1 18
4/3 4 22
4/4 2 24
4/5 5 29
4/6 1 30
4/7 4 34
4/8 5 39
4/9 11 50
4/10 7 57
4/11 7 64
4/12 6 70
4/13 0 70
4/14 9 79
4/15 8 87
4/16 7 94
4/17 17 111
4/18 10 121
4/19 13 134

Hospitalization

Total cases requiring hospitalization: 574

  • Hospitalized as of today: 228
    • Hospitalized in ICU as of today: 116

Minnesota COVID-19 hospitalizations , data in table below

Hospitalization data table

Date reported Hospitalized in ICU (daily) Hospitalized, not in ICU (daily) Total hospitalizations Total ICU hospitalizations
3/19 1 6 7 1
3/20 2 3 7 2
3/21 4 2 12 4
3/22 5 5 12 5
3/23 5 7 21 5
3/24 7 8 25 7
3/25 12 14 35 12
3/26 13 18 41 13
3/27 17 17 51 17
3/28 13 17 57 17
3/29 16 23 75 24
3/30 24 32 92 25
3/31 26 30 112 32
4/1 27 27 122 40
4/2 38 37 138 49
4/3 40 46 156 32
4/4 42 53 180 69
4/5 48 58 202 77
4/6 57 58 223 90
4/7 64 56 242 100
4/8 64 71 271 105
4/9 63 82 293 119
4/10 64 79 317 131
4/11 69 76 340 138
4/12 74 83 361 146
4/13 74 83 361 146
4/14 75 102 405 155
4/15 93 104 445 175
4/16 103 110 475 188
4/17 106 117 518 202
4/18 111 128 561 215
4/19 116 112 574 226

Case Demographics

Age

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

Age group data table

Age Group Percent of cases
0-5 years <1%
6-19 years 2%
20-44 years 34%
45-64 years 33%
65+ years 30%
Unknown/ missing <1%

Percentages have been rounded.

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

Median Age Age Range
All cases 54 4 weeks – 104 years
Non-hospitalized cases 48 4 months – 104 years
Hospitalized cases 64 4 weeks – 102 years
Hospitalized cases in ICU 65 20 – 95 years
Deaths 85 56 – 104 years

Gender

  • 51% female, 49% male, 0% other, <1% 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

Race Percent of Cases Percent of Deaths
White 63% 75%
Black 12% 4%
Asian 5% <1%
Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander <1% 0%
American Indian/ Alaska Native 1% 1%
Other 4% 0%
Unknown/missing 16% 19%
Ethnicity Percent of Cases Percent of Deaths
Hispanic 7% 2%
Non-Hispanic 75% 72%
Unknown/missing 19% 26%

Percentages have been rounded.

Cases can have more than one race.

Likely Exposure

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

Likely exposure data table

Likely Exposure Percent of Cases
Travel 18%
Congregate Living Setting (staff or resident) 27%
Health Care (staff) 12%
Community (known contact with confirmed case) 10%
Community (no known contact with confirmed case) 17%
Unknown/missing 16%

Percentages have been rounded.

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 93 2
Becker 1 0
Beltrami 5 0
Benton 4 0
Big Stone 1 0
Blue Earth 23 0
Brown 7 1
Carlton 36 0
Carver 14 0
Cass 4 0
Chisago 7 1
Clay 55 2
Clearwater 3 0
Cottonwood 6 0
Crow Wing 19 0
Dakota 116 6
Dodge 18 0
Douglas 2 0
Faribault 4 0
Fillmore 10 0
Freeborn 34 0
Goodhue 19 0
Hennepin 924 75
Houston 1 0
Isanti 5 0
Itasca 2 0
Jackson 2 0
Kandiyohi 2 0
Kittson 1 0
Koochiching 1 0
Lac qui Parle 1 0
Le Sueur 22 0
Lincoln 2 0
Lyon 5 0
Mahnomen 1 0
Marshall 1 0
Martin 39 4
McLeod 3 0
Meeker 3 0
Mille Lacs 1 1
Morrison 1 0
Mower 27 0
Murray 3 0
Nicollet 7 2
Nobles 60 0
Norman 4 0
Olmsted 194 3
Otter Tail 6 0
Pine 10 0
Pipestone 2 0
Polk 3 0
Ramsey 196 9
Red Lake 1 0
Redwood 1 0
Renville 3 0
Rice 8 1
Rock 3 0
Roseau 1 0
Scott 25 1
Sherburne 13 0
Sibley 1 0
St. Louis 48 9
Stearns 16 0
Steele 9 0
Swift 1 0
Todd 2 0
Traverse 2 0
Wabasha 8 0
Waseca 3 0
Washington 94 4
Watonwan 4 0
Wilkin 9 2
Winona 61 10
Wright 25 1
Yellow Medicine 3 0