Coronavirus in North Carolina: Daily case count passes 400 for first time in more than 10 days


(WGHP) — In North Carolina, about 442 people are currently hospitalized with the coronavirus as of 11:35 a.m. Thursday, according to the N.C. Department of Health and Human Services.

On Thursday, 461 new cases were reported.

The cumulative number of coronavirus cases in North Carolina is at least 1,011,561 and 13,393 people have died. 860,646 are molecular-positive cases, and 150,915 are antigen-positive cases.

NCDHHS says that 2.3% of daily coronavirus tests conducted since the last report have been positive. To calculate daily percent positive NCDHHS only uses molecular test results from laboratories that report both positives and negatives through electronic laboratory reporting in NC COVID.

There have been a total of 13,685,321 coronavirus tests completed.

52% of adults in North Carolina are fully vaccinated, and 55% are partially vaccinated.

As of Monday, June 21, there have been 992,097 people in North Carolina who have recovered (note: this number is updated every Monday afternoon).

Here is a county-by-county breakdown of cases in the Piedmont Triad:

Alamance County: 19,002 (289 deaths)

Alleghany County: 1,091 (5 deaths)

Caswell County: 2,196 (30 deaths)

Chatham County: 4,750 (89 deaths)

Davidson County: 17,010 (198 deaths)

Davie County: 4,173 (40 deaths)

Forsyth County: 36,6886 (418 deaths)

Guilford County: 48,561 (722 deaths)

Montgomery County: 3,381 (96 deaths)

Randolph County: 15,330 (231 deaths)

Rockingham County: 8,085 (151 deaths)

Rowan County: 17,196 (310 deaths)

Stokes County: 4,232 (81 deaths)

Surry County: 8,397 (170 deaths)

Wilkes County: 6,937 (116 deaths)

Yadkin County: 4,134 (55 deaths)

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