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North Carolina reports 4,899 new COVID-19 cases; Pasquotank Co. reports highest local case increase

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Posted at 1:15 PM, Jan 31, 2021
and last updated 2021-01-31 13:15:05-05

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

As of Sunday, there are now 676,973 PCR positive cases and 80,553 antigen positive cases, 2,782 people hospitalized and 9,335 COVID-19 related deaths.

That is 4,899 new total cases and 48 additional deaths from Saturday.

Hospitalizations in North Carolina also dipped Sunday as there were 101 fewer hospitalizations reported.

A total of 8,863,068 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 TODAY
NC STATE TOTALS757,5264,8999,33548
BERTIE COUNTY1,5234350
CAMDEN COUNTY467250
CHOWAN COUNTY1,2147211
CURRITUCK COUNTY1,1118141
DARE COUNTY1,6871360
GATES COUNTY5441120
HERTFORD COUNTY1,7965550
NORTHAMPTON COUNTY1,51914270
PASQUOTANK COUNTY2,69626741
PERQUIMANS COUNTY769150
LOCAL TOTALS13,326812543