The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services released their daily update involving COVID-19 cases within the state.
As of Monday, there are now 920,190 PCR positive cases and 166,748 antigen positive cases, 1,946 people hospitalized and 13,759 COVID-19-related deaths.
That is 15,801 new total cases and 23 new deaths from Friday.
A total of 14,740,109 total COVID-19 tests have been completed in North Carolina.
The percent of positive COVID-19 tests statewide is 11.1%.
Here's the breakdown of confirmed cases in local areas:
|8/9/2021||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||1,086,938||15,801||13,759||23||1,946||231||11.10%||14,740,109||121,856|