Thursday: 3.0% daily rate; 9,471 tests, 248 positive, 8 deaths
BISMARCK, N.D. (KFYR) - North Dakota confirmed a positive rate of 3.0% Thursday. 248 tests were positive out of 9,471. There were 8 new deaths (1,365 total). 78 are currently hospitalized due to COVID with 10 ICU beds occupied. 1,764 cases remain active. As of Tuesday 1/12**, there have been 41,288 total vaccine doses administered in North Dakota.
*Rate based on ‘susceptible test encounters.’ True rate based on all testing = 2.6%. **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
9,471 – Total Tests from yesterday*
1,435,657 – Total tests completed since the pandemic began
248 – Positive Individuals from Yesterday*****
179 – PCR Tests | 69 - Antigen Tests 95,378 – Total positive individuals since the pandemic began
3.00% – Daily Positivity Rate**
1,764 - Total Active Cases
+15 Individuals from yesterday.
194 – with a recovery date of yesterday****
92,249 – Total recovered since the pandemic began
78 – Currently Hospitalized
+6 - Individuals from yesterday.
8 – New Deaths*** (1,365 total deaths since the pandemic began)
INDIVIDUALS WHO DIED WITH COVID-19
- Woman in her 70s from Burleigh County.
- Man in his 70s from Cass County.
- Man in his 90s from Cass County.
- Man in his 90s from Emmons County.
- Man in his 70s from Pembina County.
- Woman in her 70s from Sargent County.
- Man in his 60s from Ward County.
- Man in his 80s from Ward County.
COUNTIES WITH NEW POSITIVE CASES REPORTED TODAY
· Adams County – 4
· Barnes County – 2
· Bowman County – 6
· Burke County - 3
· Burleigh County - 35
· Cass County – 54
· Dickey County – 1
· Eddy County – 1
· Golden Valley County - 14
· Grand Forks County – 19
· McKenzie County – 2
· McLean County - 3
· Morton County – 12
· Mountrail County - 1
· Nelson County – 4
· Pierce County - 2
· Ramsey County – 6
· Richland County – 9
· Rolette County – 1
· Sioux County - 2
· Stark County – 20
· Stutsman County – 5
· Traill County – 3
· Walsh County - 8
· Ward County – 19
· 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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