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Friday: 4.2% daily rate; 8,124 tests, 303 positive, 11 deaths

North Dakota COVID-19 case count update
North Dakota COVID-19 case count update(KFYR-TV)
Published: Jan. 8, 2021 at 11:13 AM CST
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BISMARCK, N.D. (KFYR) - North Dakota confirmed a positive rate of 4.2% Friday. 303 tests were positive out of 8,124. There were 11 new deaths (1,352 total). 85 are currently hospitalized due to COVID with 11 ICU beds occupied. 2,122 cases remain active. As of Tuesday 1/5**, there have been 22,241 total vaccine doses administered in North Dakota.

*Rate based on ‘susceptible test encounters.’ True rate based on all testing = 3.7%. **Vaccine data is reported weekly every Tuesday.

COVID-19 Test Results  The results listed are from the previous day. Additional data can be found on the NDDoH website.

BY THE NUMBERS

8,124 – Total Tests from yesterday*

1,400,269 – Total tests completed since the pandemic began

303 – Positive Individuals from Yesterday*****

257 – PCR Tests | 46 - antigen tests 94,438 – Total positive individuals since the pandemic began

4.21% – Daily Positivity Rate**

2,122 - Total Active Cases

+34 Individuals from yesterday.

238 – with a recovery date of yesterday****

90,964 – Total recovered since the pandemic began

85 – Currently Hospitalized

+2 - Individuals from yesterday.

11 – New Deaths*** (1,352 total deaths since the pandemic began)

INDIVIDUALS WHO DIED WITH COVID-19

· Woman in her 80s from Barnes County.

· Woman in her 90s from Cass County.

· Woman in her 80s from Cass County.

· Woman in her 50s from Cass County.

· Man in his 70s from Grand Forks County.

· Woman in her 90s from McLean County.

· Man in his 80s from McLean County.

· Woman in her 80s from Morton County.

· Man in his 70s from Rolette County.

· Woman in her 80s from Stutsman County.

· Woman in her 70s from Ward County.

COUNTIES WITH NEW POSITIVE CASES REPORTED TODAY

· Adams County - 3

· Barnes County – 3

· Benson County – 1

· Bottineau County - 1

· Bowman County - 3

· Burleigh County - 36

· Cass County – 52

· Dickey County – 6

· Divide County – 2

· Eddy County - 2

· Emmons County – 4

· Foster County – 2

· Golden Valley County - 6

· Grand Forks County – 30

· Grant County – 3

· Griggs County – 1

· Hettinger County - 1

· LaMoure County – 3

· Logan County – 1

· McKenzie County - 4

· McLean County – 4

· Mercer County - 4

· Morton County – 16

· Mountrail County – 1

· Nelson County – 2

· Pembina County – 1

· Ramsey County – 3

· Ransom County – 2

· Richland County - 9

· Rolette County – 10

· Sheridan County - 1

· Sioux County – 2

· Stark County – 20

· Steele County - 1

· Stutsman County – 8

· Towner County – 1

· Traill County - 9

· Walsh County - 9

· Ward County – 24

· Williams County - 12

* Note that this includes PCR and antigen; it does not include individuals from out of state.

**Individuals (PCR or antigen) who tested positive divided by the total number of people tested who have not previously tested positive (susceptible encounters).

*** Number of individuals who tested positive with a PCR or antigen test and died from any cause while infected with COVID-19. Please remember that deaths are reported as they’re reported to us by the facility or through the official death record (up to 10-day delay).

**** The actual date individuals are officially out of isolation and no longer contagious.

*****Daily positive numbers include people who tested with a PCR or antigen test. Totals may be adjusted as individuals are found to live out of state, in another county, or as other information is found during investigation.

For descriptions of these categories, visit the NDDoH dashboard.

For the most updated and timely information and updates related to COVID-19, visit the NDDoH website at www.health.nd.gov/coronavirus, follow on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram and visit the CDC website at www.cdc.gov/coronavirus.

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