Ohio has had 1,104,903 total cases of COVID-19, the Ohio Department of Health reported June 7.

The number of reported cases increased by 255 from June 6, below the state's 21-day average of 632. 

Ohio has an average of 49.5 cases per 100,000 residents over two weeks, the ODH reported June 5. 

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 will be updated twice a week moving forward. 

Ohio residents account for a total of 19,980 COVID-19 deaths, the ODH reported June 4; the median age of those who has died is 80.

The individuals who have tested positive range in age of less than a year to 111 years old; the median age is 41.

The total number of tests conducted in Ohio is 13,294,333. The daily percent positivity of confirmed laboratory tests is 1.6%, with a seven-day moving average of 2%, according to June 5 data reported by performing labs via ODH's electronic laboratory reporting system. 

The ODH reports 59,603 cumulative hospitalizations, and 8,181 individuals have been admitted to the ICU due to the coronavirus. The median age of those hospitalized is 66.

There are currently 516 patients hospitalized with the coronavirus.

The ODH reports 1,104,903 individuals are presumed recovered – defined as cases with a symptom onset over 21 days prior who are not deceased.

Franklin County accounts for 128,222 of the cases, 3,928 hospitalizations and 1,450 deaths.

A total of 5,386,144 Ohioans (46.08% of the state's population) have received at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, and 4,778,091 Ohioans (40.88%) completed the vaccination process as of June 7.

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

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