The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services released their daily update involving COVID-19 cases within the state.
As of Thursday, there are now 1,178,414 PCR positive cases and 216,840 antigen positive cases, 2,943 people hospitalized and 16,524 COVID-19 related deaths.
That is 4,765 new total cases and 80 additional deaths from Wednesday.
A total of 17,746,524 total COVID-19 tests have been completed in North Carolina.
Here's the breakdown of confirmed cases in local areas:
|9/30/2021||TOTAL CASES||NEW CASES TODAY||TOTAL DEATHS||NEW DEATHS TODAY||CURRENTLY HOSPITALIZED||CHANGE IN HOSPITALIZATIONS||PERCENT POSITIVITY||COMPLETED TESTS||NEW TESTS COMPLETED SINCE YESTERDAY|
|NC STATE TOTALS||1,395,254||4,765||16,524||80||2,943||-67||7.70%||17,746,524||63,404|