Ohio has had 2,307,691 total cases of COVID-19, an increase of 41,455 cases from Jan. 13 according to the state's coronavirus dashboard updated Jan. 14.

The state's 21-day average of new COVID-19 cases is 18,890.

Due to a high volume of cases being reported in the current surge, the state has been experiencing a backlog in processing positive test results. As a result, not all cases reported in the past 24 hours may have been fully processes and may not appear on the state's coronavirus dashboard.

Ohio has an average of 1,883.8 cases per 100,000 residents over two weeks, the ODH reported Jan. 13.

The ODH has changed how it releases COVID-19 deaths in the state after conducting a review of the process. Deaths will be verified by coded death certificate information received from the National Center for Health Statistics, which can take some time to receive, according to a note on the ODH website. Death information is not available daily and is updated twice a week. 

Ohio residents account for a total of 30,922 COVID-19 deaths, the ODH reported Jan. 14; the median age of those who have died is 77.

The individuals who have tested positive range in age of less than a year to 111 years old; the median age is 38.

As of Jan. 13, the total number of tests conducted in Ohio is 20,221,972. The daily percent positivity of confirmed laboratory tests is 28.5%, with a seven-day moving average of 29.9%, according to Jan. 10 data reported by performing labs via ODH's electronic laboratory reporting system.

The ODH reports 101,659 cumulative hospitalizations, and 12,227 individuals have been admitted to the ICU due to the coronavirus. The median age of those hospitalized is 65.

There are currently 6,488 people hospitalized who have COVID-19 as of Jan. 14 – 1,224 are in the ICU, 850 are on ventilators. 

The ODH reports 1,902,104 individuals are presumed recovered – defined as cases with a symptom onset over 21 days prior who are not deceased.

Franklin County accounts for 247,712 of the cases, 5,035 hospitalizations and 2,036 deaths.

A total of 7,092,901 Ohioans (60.68% of the state's population) have received at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, and 6,512,128 Ohioans (55.71%) completed the vaccination process as of Jan. 14. A total of 3,032,896 have received additional doses.

Of Ohioans 18 and older, 70.81% (6,451,990) have started the vaccination process, and 65.52% (5,969,251) have completed it. A total of 2,986,528 have received additional doses.

Of Ohioans 12 and older, 68.7% (6,870,830) have started the vaccination process, and 63.47% (6,347,712) have completed it. A total of 3,032,431 have received additional doses.

Of Ohioans 5 and older, 64.49% (7,092,862) have started the vaccination process, and 59.21% (6,512,114) have completed it. A total of 3,032,896 have received additional doses.

If you have questions regarding COVID-19, call 833-4ASKODH (833-427-5634) or visit coronavirus.ohio.gov.

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