Ohio has had 1,660,131 total cases of COVID-19, an increase of 6,751 cases from Nov. 23 according to the state's coronavirus dashboard updated Nov. 24.

The state's 21-day average is 4,949.

Ohio has an average of 496.3 cases per 100,000 residents over two weeks, the ODH reported Nov. 18.

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 26,190 COVID-19 deaths, the ODH reported Nov. 23; the median age of those who have died is 78.

The individuals who have tested positive range in age of less than a year to 111 years old; the median age is 39.

As of Nov. 24, the total number of tests conducted in Ohio is 17,957,564. The daily percent positivity of confirmed laboratory tests is 14.9%, with a seven-day moving average of 13.1%, according to Nov. 22 data reported by performing labs via ODH's electronic laboratory reporting system.

The ODH reports 84,225 cumulative hospitalizations, and 10,656 individuals have been admitted to the ICU due to the coronavirus. The median age of those hospitalized is 65.

There are currently 3,337 people hospitalized due to COVID-19 as of Nov. 23 – 919 are in the ICU, 569 are on ventilators. 

The ODH reports 1,534,489 individuals are presumed recovered – defined as cases with a symptom onset over 21 days prior who are not deceased.

Franklin County accounts for 174,770 of the cases, 4,719 hospitalizations and 1,813 deaths.

A total of 6,715,557 Ohioans (57.45% of the state's population) have received at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, and 6,142,891 Ohioans (52.55%) completed the vaccination process as of Nov. 24. A total of 1,502,339 have received additional doses.

Of Ohioans 18 and older, 68.04% (6,199,209) have started the vaccination process, and 63.49% (5,784,339) have completed it. A total of 1,500,844 have received additional doses.

Of Ohioans 12 and older, 65.94% (6,594,494) have started the vaccination process, and 61.42% (6,142,407) have completed it. A total of 1,502,315 have received additional doses.

Of Ohioans 5 and older, 61.06% (6,715,538) have started the vaccination process, and 55.85% (6,142,887) have completed it. A total of 1,502,339 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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