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 10, 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: 111,088

  • Total approximate number of completed tests from the MDH Public Health Lab: 14,883
  • Total approximate number of completed tests from external laboratories: 96,205

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

Testing data table

Date reported Completed tests reported from the MDH Public Health Lab (daily) Completed tests reported from external laboratories (daily) Total approximate number of completed tests
3/29 470 1,115 17,657
3/30 245 920 18,822
3/31 156 802 19,780
4/1 176 1,235 21,191
4/2 300 903 22,394
4/3 102 1,731 24,227
4/4 56 1,140 25,423
4/5 108 1,246 26,777
4/6 30 1,321 28,128
4/7 46 1,086 29,260
4/8 90 1,403 30,753
4/9 80 1,461 32,294
4/10 93 1,507 33,894
4/11 107 1,776 35,777
4/12 93 1,551 37,421
4/13 56 950 38,427
4/14 39 775 39,241
4/15 128 873 40,242
4/16 137 1,296 41,675
4/17 110 1,268 43,053
4/18 126 1,189 44,368
4/19 123 1,225 45,716
4/20 66 1,068 46,850
4/21 124 723 47,697
4/22 214 1,433 49,344
4/23 230 1,974 51,548
4/24 216 2,023 53,787
4/25 296 2,514 56,597
4/26 172 2,218 58,987
4/27 71 2,210 61,268
4/28 149 2,412 63,829
4/29 268 2,647 66,744
4/30 253 3,279 70,276
5/1 429 4,124 74,829
5/2 277 3,901 79,007
5/3 302 3,323 82,632
5/4 70 3,239 85,941
5/5 231 1,837 88,009
5/6 266 4,957 93,232
5/7 323 3,866 97,421
5/8 336 3,513 101,270
5/9 254 4,739 106,263
5/10 232 4,593 111,088

Minnesota Case Overview

  • Total positive: 11,271
    • Number of health care workers: 1,360

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

Positive case data table

Date reported Change in 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
4/20 114 2,470
4/21 97 2,567
4/22 154 2,721
4/23 221 2,942
4/24 243 3,185
4/25 261 3,446
4/26 156 3,602
4/27 214 3,816
4/28 365 4,181
4/29 463 4,644
4/30 492 5,136
5/1 594 5,730
5/2 498 6,228
5/3 435 6,663
5/4 571 7,234
5/5 617 7,851
5/6 728 8,579
5/7 786 9,365
5/8 723 10,088
5/9 702 10,790
5/10 481 11,271

  • Patients no longer needing isolation: 6,882

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
4/6 470
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
4/20 1,202
4/21 1,254
4/22 1,317
4/23 1,536
4/24 1,594
4/25 1,654
4/26 1,774
4/27 1,842
4/28 1,912
4/29 2,043
4/30 2,172
5/1 2,282
5/2 2,397
5/3 3,015
5/4 4,212
5/5 4,614
5/6 5,005
5/7 5,308
5/8 5,697
5/9 6,322
5/10 6,882

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

  • Deaths: 578
    • Deaths among cases that resided in long-term care or assisted living facilities: 464

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
4/20 9 143
4/21 17 160
4/22 19 179
4/23 21 200
4/24 21 221
4/25 23 244
4/26 28 272
4/27 14 286
4/28 15 301
4/29 18 319
4/30 24 343
5/1 28 371
5/2 24 395
5/3 24 419
5/4 9 428
5/5 27 455
5/6 30 485
5/7 23 508
5/8 26 534
5/9 24 558
5/10 20 578

County of residence Age group Number of newly reported deaths
Cass 80-89 1
Clay 60-69 1
Hennepin 50-59 1
Hennepin 60-69 1
Hennepin 70-79 3
Hennepin 80-89 6
Hennepin 90-99 4
Ramsey 50-59 1
Ramsey 60-69 1
Washington 80-89 1

Residence type Number of newly reported deaths
Long-term care facility/assisted living 15
Private residence 3
Residential behavioral health 1
Unknown/missing 1

All data are preliminary and may change as cases are investigated.

Hospitalization

Total cases requiring hospitalization: 1,657

  • Hospitalized as of today: 434
    • Hospitalized in ICU as of today: 199

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
4/20 126 111 602 241
4/21 117 120 629 253
4/22 107 133 660 262
4/23 104 164 712 274
4/24 111 167 756 281
4/25 109 179 797 291
4/26 115 170 829 301
4/27 122 170 861 316
4/28 120 194 912 324
4/29 119 201 950 337
4/30 130 235 1,044 358
5/1 118 251 1,096 380
5/2 135 254 1,159 404
5/3 155 218 1,199 426
5/4 166 230 1,271 444
5/5 182 252 1,350 475
5/6 180 263 1,405 488
5/7 182 253 1,459 512
5/8 198 275 1,549 540
5/9 180 296 1,612 556
5/10 199 235 1,687 581

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

Age Group Percent of Cases Percent of Deaths
0-5 years 1% 0%
6-19 years 5% 0%
20-29 years 17% 0%
30-39 years 19% <1%
40-49 years 16% 1%
50-59 years 16% 5%
60-69 years 10% 11%
70+ years 16% 83%
Unknown/missing <1% 0%

Percentages have been rounded.

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

Median Age Age Range
All cases 44 <1 month – 109 years
Non-hospitalized cases 44 <1 month – 109 years
Hospitalized cases 61 <1 month – 102 years
Hospitalized cases in ICU 61 <1 month – 99 years
Deaths 83 30 – 109 years

Gender

  • 49% female, 49% male, <1% other, 2% 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 34% 67%
Black 17% 6%
Asian 4% 2%
American Indian/ Alaska Native 1% 1%
Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander <1% 0%
Multiple races 1% 1%
Other 10% <1%
Unknown/missing 33% 23%
Ethnicity Percent of Cases Percent of Deaths
Hispanic 14% 2%
Non-Hispanic 48% 69%
Unknown/missing 38% 28%

Percentages have been rounded.

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 5%
Congregate Living Setting (staff or resident) 22%
Health Care (staff) 5%
Community (known contact with confirmed case) 15%
Community (no known contact with confirmed case) 13%
Unknown/missing 40%

Percentages have been rounded.

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 549 29
Becker 25 0
Beltrami 6 0
Benton 92 2
Big Stone 2 0
Blue Earth 65 0
Brown 9 1
Carlton 64 0
Carver 82 1
Cass 8 1
Chippewa 6 0
Chisago 20 1
Clay 235 17
Clearwater 2 0
Cottonwood 46 0
Crow Wing 23 1
Dakota 430 15
Dodge 26 0
Douglas 16 0
Faribault 12 0
Fillmore 13 1
Freeborn 44 0
Goodhue 25 0
Grant 2 0
Hennepin 3,558 389
Houston 2 0
Isanti 7 0
Itasca 28 0
Jackson 32 0
Kanabec 9 0
Kandiyohi 284 1
Kittson 1 0
Koochiching 1 0
Lac qui Parle 2 0
Lake 1 0
Le Sueur 29 0
Lincoln 3 0
Lyon 17 0
Mahnomen 3 1
Marshall 8 0
Martin 112 4
McLeod 12 0
Meeker 21 0
Mille Lacs 7 1
Morrison 14 0
Mower 45 0
Murray 29 0
Nicollet 21 2
Nobles 1,255 2
Norman 10 0
Olmsted 368 9
Otter Tail 23 0
Pennington 1 0
Pine 73 0
Pipestone 7 0
Polk 52 1
Pope 5 0
Ramsey 920 45
Red Lake 2 0
Redwood 3 0
Renville 6 0
Rice 114 1
Rock 19 0
Roseau 1 0
Scott 140 1
Sherburne 109 1
Sibley 4 0
St. Louis 92 12
Stearns 1,405 5
Steele 60 0
Stevens 1 0
Swift 5 0
Todd 36 0
Traverse 3 0
Wabasha 13 0
Wadena 4 0
Waseca 16 0
Washington 247 15
Watonwan 22 0
Wilkin 11 3
Winona 71 15
Wright 102 1
Yellow Medicine 3 0
Unknown/missing 18 0

County of residence is confirmed during the case interview. At the time of this posting not