NC COVID-19 June 15 update: 272 new cases, 51% of adult population fully vaccinated

North Carolina

RALEIGH, N.C. (WAVY) — The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services has released its latest coronavirus statistics on Tuesday.

Daily COVID-19 cases in the state are down with 272 new cases being reported in the last 24 hours. Current hospitalization is slightly up with 510 patients hospitalized due to the virus.

Overall, the state has reported 1,009,198 cases since the beginning of the pandemic. The state’s daily positivity rate is at 2.7%.

As far as COVID-19 related deaths, the state has recorded a total of 13,296 fatalities since the beginning of the pandemic.

Local Counties Metrics:
Gates 749 – 13 deaths
Bertie 1,790 – 44 deaths
Camden 686 – 5 deaths
Chowan 1,488 – 31 deaths
Currituck 1,574 – 16 deaths
Dare 2,171 – 10 deaths
Hertford 2,115 – 64 deaths
Pasquotank 3,441 – 85 deaths
Perquimans 1,030 – 12 deaths

Percent of Adult Population Partially Vaccinated: 54%
Percent of Adult Population Fully Vaccinated: 51%

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