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N.C. sees 3,978 new COVID-19 cases since Monday as statewide percent of positive COVID-19 tests jumps to 13%

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Posted at 1:21 PM, Jan 26, 2021

The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services released their daily update involving COVID-19 cases within the state.

As of Tuesday, there are now 652,993 PCR positive cases and 74,430 antigen positive cases, 3,368 people hospitalized and 8,776 COVID-19 related deaths.

That is 3,978 new total cases and 56 additional deaths from Monday.

A total of 8,533,507 total COVID-19 tests have been completed in North Carolina.

Here's the breakdown of confirmed cases in local areas:

TOTAL CASESNEW CASES TODAYTOTAL DEATHSNEW DEATHS TODAYCURRENTLY HOSPITALIZED
NC STATE TOTALS727,4233,9788,776563,368
BERTIE COUNTY1,4906355
CAMDEN COUNTY441150
CHOWAN COUNTY1,1599200
CURRITUCK COUNTY1,0445130
DARE COUNTY1,615660
GATES COUNTY5102120
HERTFORD COUNTY1,7456540
NORTHAMPTON COUNTY1,4498270
PASQUOTANK COUNTY2,5826710
PERQUIMANS COUNTY731450
LOCAL TOTALS12,766532485

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