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There have been 1,829,367 confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19 in the state since the pandemic began, which includes an addition of 10,025 new cases reported Friday, along with a total of 28,028 deaths (including 434 deaths reported Friday).
The total number of hospitalizations because of the virus since the pandemic began is now 92,195 people. There were 395 hospitalizations reported in the last 24 hours.
1,651,851 people are presumed to have recovered from the illness in the state.
Here are the Ohio counties with the most coronavirus cases:
- Franklin 187,713
- Cuyahoga 186,922
- Hamilton 120,481
- Montgomery 84,421
- Summit 77,763
The number of people vaccinated in the state so far is 6,900,371 or about 59.03% of the population. That number includes people who have gotten one or two shots so far. In the last 24 hours, 9,902 people received a shot in the state.
The Cleveland Clinic said it estimates half of the positive samples are the latest COVID variant omicron. The number of laboratory-confirmed omicron cases has doubled in the last week, according to a news release on Friday.