ND COVID-19: 500 cases confirmed, eleven related deaths
The death toll has risen to 1,815.
The state health department has confirmed eleven more deaths related to COVID-19, bringing the statewide death toll to 1,815.
Deaths are reported to the state health department by facilities or by official death record, and can take up to ten days to be confirmed.
According to the state health department’s coronavirus dashboard, 500 individuals from 40 counties have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the new statewide positive total to 154,950.
These results were from a pool of 6,237 tests for a daily positive rate of 8.71 percent.
220 of those positives were PCR tests, and 280 were antigen tests.
2,775,345 total tests have been administered for the novel coronavirus. 537,116 unique individuals have been tested.
148 people are currently hospitalized due to COVID-19.
Since yesterday 596 individuals have been confirmed as recovered, bringing the recovered total to 149,559. This leaves 3,576 active confirmed cases.