Positive COVID-19 Test Results

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BY THE NUMBERS 

6,308 – Total Tests from yesterday*

1,464,731 – Total tests completed since the pandemic began 

158 – Positive Individuals from Yesterday***** 

85 – PCR Tests | 73 - Antigen Tests
96,222 – Total positive individuals since the pandemic began 

3.00% – Daily Positivity Rate** 

1,177 - Total Active Cases  

-57 Individuals from yesterday.   

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

93,658 – Total recovered since the pandemic began 

55 – Currently Hospitalized  

-33 - Individuals from yesterday.

Yesterday it was discovered that there was a disruption in the flow of data between the software the caseworkers use and the Disease Surveillance and Reporting System (where the dashboard numbers are pulled from). The disruption happened on Jan. 13 and is now resolved.  

1 – New Deaths*** (1,387 total deaths since the pandemic began) 

INDIVIDUALS WHO DIED WITH COVID-19

  • Man in his 40s from Ramsey County.  

COUNTIES WITH NEW POSITIVE CASES REPORTED TODAY 

  • Adams County – 1
  • Barnes County – 1
  • Benson County - 1
  • Bottineau County - 3
  • Bowman County – 4
  • Burleigh County – 21
  • Cass County – 16
  • Cavalier County - 1
  • Dickey County – 1
  • Divide County – 1
  • Dunn County - 1
  • Eddy County – 1
  • Foster County – 1
  • Golden Valley County - 1
  • Grand Forks County – 15
  • Grant County – 1
  • McHenry County - 1
  • McKenzie County – 1
  • McLean County - 4
  • Mercer County – 6
  • Morton County – 6
  • Mountrail County – 2
  • Oliver County - 1
  • Pembina County – 1
  • Renville County – 1
  • Richland County – 9
  • Sheridan County – 1
  • Sioux County - 1
  • Stark County – 10
  • Steele County - 1
  • Stutsman County - 3
  • Traill County – 3
  • Walsh County – 3
  • Ward County – 18
  • Williams County – 16

* 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.

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