ODH also reported on Saturday that in the last 24 hours, 128 people were hospitalized due to COVID-19. The current 21-day average of reported hospitalizations due to COVID-19 is 220.
Five new patients were admitted to the ICU with COVID-19 in Ohio in the last 24 hours, according to the statistics. The 21-day average of reported ICU admissions is 20.
A total of 26,483 people have died from COVID-19 in the state of Ohio as of Saturday. The state updates death data twice a week. Because other states don’t regularly report death certificates to Ohio’s Bureau of Vital Statistics, death data can fluctuate.
As of Saturday, 57.66% of Ohioans, or over 6.6 million people, have have received at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, including 68.19% of adults, 66.08% of those 12 and older, and 61.28% of those 5 years of age and older.