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 896,612 PCR positive cases and 162,275 antigen positive cases, 1,465 people hospitalized and 13,679 COVID-19-related deaths.
That is 2,188 new total cases and 9 new deaths from Monday.
A total of 14,497,850 total COVID-19 tests have been completed in North Carolina.
The percent of positive COVID-19 tests statewide is 10.8%.
Here's the breakdown of confirmed cases in local areas:
|8/3/2021||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||1,058,887||2,188||13,679||9||1,465||106||10.80%||14,497,850||20,231|