ROCHESTER, Minn. — Following are the Minnesota Department of Health COVID-19 case rates, deaths, hospitalizations and vaccinations as of Wednesday, Sept. 15. Because all data is preliminary, some numbers and totals may change from one day to the next.

Statewide case rates

  • NEW CASES: 2,736
  • SEVEN-DAY, ROLLING AVERAGE OF NEW CASES PER 100,000 PEOPLE: 29.6 (as of 9/7)

  • TOTAL CASES: 676,505
  • TOTAL RECOVERED: 655,064
  • 7.1 (as of 9/7)

Hospitalizations, deaths

  • ACTIVE HOSPITALIZATIONS: 718

  • TOTAL HOSPITALIZATIONS: 36,539

  • DEATHS, NEWLY REPORTED: 41*

  • TOTAL DEATHS: 7,956

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* This total reflects a one-time updating that includes backlog of 29 unrecorded deaths from 2020 and 2021.

Vaccinations

  • FIRST DOSE ADMINISTERED: 3,362,569 people, or 72.6% of residents age 16 and older

  • COMPLETED SERIES (2 DOSES): 3,179,113 people, or 68.9% of residents age 16 and older

  • CHILDREN 12-15 WITH AT LEAST ONE VACCINE DOSE: 159,969

  • CHILDREN 12-15 WHO HAVE COMPLETED SERIES: 139,271

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