The Indian Health Service has updated its coronavirus testing data, showing results as of 11:59 pm Eastern on May 13, 2020.

According to the data, 68,717 tests have been administered within the IHS system. Of those, 6,436 returned positive for COVID-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus. That represents an increase of nearly 7.3 percent from the 5,999 cases previously reported.

Overall, testing increased by 9.9 percent between May 12 and May 13, the data shows.

COVID-19 Cases by IHS Area

Data are reported from IHS, tribal, and urban Indian organization facilities, though reporting by tribal and urban programs is voluntary. Data reflect cases reported to the IHS through 11:59 pm on May 13, 2020.

IHS Area Tested Positive Negative
Alaska 12,555 24 9,855
Albuquerque 6,982 569 3,548
Bemidji 2,241 94 1,688
Billings 5,804 151 5,475
California 2,342 82 1,791
Great Plains 2,958 140 2,595
Nashville 3,453 313 2,863
Navajo 16,865 3,829 11,888
Oklahoma City 8,075 234 7,078
Phoenix 4,098 731 3,004
Portland 2,514 246 2,203
Tucson 830 23 713
TOTAL 68,717 6,436 52,701

IHS: https://www.ihs.gov/coronavirus/

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