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North Carolina reports 2,133 new COVID-19 cases since Sunday as statewide percent of positive tests back over 6%

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Posted at 4:23 PM, Feb 22, 2021

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 739,768 PCR positive cases and 105,002 antigen positive cases, 1,567 people hospitalized and 10,934 COVID-19 related deaths.

That is 2,133 new total cases and 8 additional deaths from Sunday.

A total of 9,964,355 total COVID-19 tests have been completed in North Carolina.

On Monday the statewide percent of positive tests was 6.1%, up from Sunday's reporting at 5.9%.

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

TOTAL CASESNEW CASES TODAYTOTAL DEATHSNEW DEATHS TODAYCURRENTLY HOSPITALIZEDCHANGE IN HOSPITALIZATIONS
NC STATE TOTALS844,7702,13310,93481,567-80
BERTIE COUNTY1,6153400
CAMDEN COUNTY565350
CHOWAN COUNTY1,3430220
CURRITUCK COUNTY1,3483150
DARE COUNTY1,837280
GATES COUNTY6630120
HERTFORD COUNTY1,9303580
NORTHAMPTON COUNTY1,6642280
PASQUOTANK COUNTY3,0156740
PERQUIMANS COUNTY880280
LOCAL TOTALS14,860242700

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