Friday: 3.8% rate; 179 positive; 3 deaths; 36.8% 2x vaccinated
BISMARCK, N.D. (KFYR) - North Dakota confirmed a positive rate of 3.8% Friday. 179 tests were positive out of 6,570. There were 3 new deaths (1,478 total). 31 are currently hospitalized due to COVID with 3 ICU beds occupied. 1,183 cases remain active. 45.7% of North Dakota’s population has received at least one vaccine dose with 36.8% receiving two doses. There have been 499,051 total vaccine doses administered in North Dakota.**
*Rate based on ‘susceptible test encounters.’ True rate based on all testing = 2.7%. **Vaccine data is reported weekdays.
COVID-19 Test Results The results listed are from the previous day. Additional data can be found on the NDDoH website.
Please note that from now on the daily news release will be sent Monday – Friday. The NDDoH dashboard will continue to be updated daily.
BY THE NUMBERS
Residents who received at least one dose of vaccine
Total COVID-19 vaccine doses administered
Total Tests from yesterday*
Total tests completed since the pandemic began
Positive Individuals from yesterday*****
Total positive individuals since the pandemic began
Daily Positivity Rate**
Total Active Cases
Change in active cases from yesterday
Individuals with a recovery date of yesterday****
Total recovered since the pandemic began
Change in hospitalizations from yesterday
Total deaths since the pandemic began
INDIVIDUALS WHO DIED WITH COVID-19
Man in his 70s from Burleigh County
Woman in her 70s from Cass County
Man in his 90s from Mercer County
NEW POSITIVE CASES REPORTED TODAY BY COUNTY
* 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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