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 879,454 PCR positive cases and 157,919 antigen positive cases, 943 people hospitalized and 13,580 COVID-19-related deaths.
That is 5,444 new total cases and 10 new deaths from Friday.
A total of 14,276,891 total COVID-19 tests have been completed in North Carolina.
The percent of positive COVID-19 tests statewide is 8.60%, a nearly 2% increase from Friday.
Here's the breakdown of confirmed cases in local areas:
|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||1,037,373||5,444||13,580||10||943||126||8.60%||14,276,891||68,910|