The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services released their daily update involving COVID-19 cases within the state.
As of Friday, there are now 906,180 PCR positive cases and 164,957 antigen positive cases, 1,715 people hospitalized and 13,736 COVID-19-related deaths.
That is 4,506 new total cases and 12 new deaths from Thursday.
A month ago, North Carolina reported just 391 people hospitalized for COVID-19.
A total of 14,618,253 total COVID-19 tests have been completed in North Carolina.
The percent of positive COVID-19 tests statewide is 10.6%.
Here's the breakdown of confirmed cases in local areas:
|TOTAL CASES||NEW CASES TODAY||TOTAL DEATHS||NEW DEATHS TODAY|
|NC STATE TOTALS||1,071,137||4,506||13,736||12|