ST. PAUL — Following are the Minnesota Department of Health COVID-19 case rates, deaths, hospitalizations and vaccinations published Monday, Sept. 7. Because all data are preliminary, some numbers and totals may change from one day to the next.
FIRST DOSE ADMINISTERED: 3,176,543 people, or 72% of residents age 16 and older
COMPLETED SERIES (2 DOSES): 3,003,568 people, or 68% of residents age 16 and older
CHILDREN AGES 12-15 WITH AT LEAST ONE VACCINE DOSE: 156,074
CHILDREN AGES 12-15 WHO HAVE COMPLETED SERIES: 130,991
Breakthrough cases involve the detection of SARS CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, in a patient who completed their vaccination regimen at least 14 days earlier. The Minnesota Department of Health publishes breakthrough case information on Mondays.
- TOTAL CASES: 15,819, or 0.519% of fully vaccinated Minnesotans (As of Sept. 7)
- TOTAL HOSPITALIZATIONS: 957, or 0.031% fully vaccinated Minnesotans (As of Sept. 7)
- TOTAL DEATHS: 93, or 0.003% of fully vaccinated Minnesotans (As of Sept. 7)
Statewide case rates
- NEW CASES: 2,088
SEVEN-DAY, ROLLING AVERAGE OF NEW CASES PER 100,000 PEOPLE: 27.3 (As of Aug. 27)
- TOTAL CASES: 657,492
- PATIENTS NO LONGER NEEDING ISOLATION: 635,784
SEVEN-DAY, ROLLING AVERAGE TEST POSITIVITY RATE: 6.6% (As of Aug. 26)
ACTIVE HOSPITALIZATIONS: 615 (As of Sept. 3)
TOTAL HOSPITALIZATIONS: 35,600
DEATHS, NEWLY REPORTED: 12
TOTAL DEATHS: 7,856
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