The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services released their daily update involving COVID-19 cases within the state.
NCDHHS has not yet released Wednesday's COVID-19 numbers. These numbers are from Tuesday, April 20.
As of Tuesday, there are now 816,504 PCR positive cases and 134,062 antigen positive cases, 1,070 people hospitalized and 12,437 COVID-19 related deaths.
That is 1,200 new total cases and 19 additional deaths from Monday.
A total of 11,983,279 total COVID-19 tests have been completed in North Carolina.
Here's the breakdown of confirmed cases in local areas:
|4/20/2021||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||950,566||1,200||12,437||19||1,170||74||6.80%||11,983,279||15,195|