NC COVID-19 Sept. 20 Update: Over 3,200 new cases, positivity rate at 10.3%

North Carolina

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

Daily COVID-19 cases in the state are slightly down with 3,257 new cases being reported in the last 24 hours. Current hospitalizations are also down with 3,323 patients hospitalized in North Carolina due to the virus.

Overall, the state has reported 1,346,316 cases since the beginning of the pandemic. The state’s daily positivity rate is at 10.3%.

As far as COVID-19 related deaths, the state has recorded a total of 15,776 fatalities since the beginning of the pandemic.

Local Counties Metrics:
Gates 938 – 14 deaths
Bertie 2,282 – 47 deaths
Camden 958 – 8 deaths
Chowan 2,083 – 38 deaths
Currituck 2,353 – 21 deaths
Dare 3,433 – 11 deaths
Hertford 2,584 – 66 deaths
Pasquotank 4,391 – 93 deaths
Perquimans 1,366 – 11 deaths

Percent of Adult Population Partially Vaccinated: 68%
Percent of Adult Population Fully Vaccinated: 63%

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