April 29

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.

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 29, 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: 66,744

  • Total approximate number of completed tests from the MDH Public Health Lab: 11,910
  • Total approximate number of completed tests from external laboratories: 54,834

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

Testing data table

Minnesota Case Overview

Total positive: 4,644

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

Positive case data table

  • Patients no longer needing isolation: 2,043

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

No longer needing isolation data table

  • Deaths: 319

Deaths of confirmed cases in Minnesota, data in table below

Deaths data table

Hospitalization

Total cases requiring hospitalization: 950

  • Hospitalized as of today: 320
    • Hospitalized in ICU as of today: 119

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

  • 49% female, 49% male, 0% 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

Health care

  • Number of health care workers: 879

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 1 0
Anoka 196 8
Becker 2 0
Beltrami 6 0
Benton 10 0
Big Stone 2 0
Blue Earth 34 0
Brown 8 1
Carlton 55 0
Carver 20 0
Cass 5 0
Chippewa 2 0
Chisago 10 1
Clay 152 10
Clearwater 2 0
Cottonwood 20 0
Crow Wing 20 1
Dakota 157 9
Dodge 19 0
Douglas 2 0
Faribault 5 0
Fillmore 12 1
Freeborn 34 0
Goodhue 19 0
Hennepin 1,633 209
Houston 1 0
Isanti 6 0
Itasca 3 0
Jackson 12 0
Kandiyohi 88 1
Kittson 1 0
Koochiching 1 0
Lac qui Parle 1 0
Le Sueur 24 0
Lincoln 3 0
Lyon 6 0
Mahnomen 1 0
Marshall 1 0
Martin 70 4
McLeod 4 0
Meeker 9 0
Mille Lacs 2 1
Morrison 2 0
Mower 28 0
Murray 11 0
Nicollet 9 2
Nobles 615 1
Norman 8 0
Olmsted 256 6
Otter Tail 8 0
Pennington 1 0
Pine 56 0
Pipestone 2 0
Polk 27 0
Ramsey 332 24
Red Lake 1 0
Redwood 1 0
Renville 4 0
Rice 12 1
Rock 9 0
Roseau 1 0
Scott 41 1
Sherburne 26 0
Sibley 2 0
St. Louis 71 11
Stearns 166 0
Steele 15 0
Swift 2 0
Todd 7 0
Traverse 2 0
Wabasha 8 0
Wadena 1 0
Waseca 4 0
Washington 120 9
Watonwan 9 0
Wilkin 12 3
Winona 66 14
Wright 40 1
Yellow Medicine 3 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.