The North Dakota Department of Health Saturday morning confirmed 14 new cases of COVID-19 in the state during testing June 25, bringing the total positives since testing began to 110,657.
The number of currently active COVID-19 cases in the state stands at 167 as of June 25. That’s a decrease of 3 from June 24.
Active cases haven’t been this low since April 13, 2020, when 168 active cases were reported.
Active positives peaked on November 13, 2020, at 10,411. They declined to 564 on February 28 of this year, but then began rising once more. They peaked again on April 1 at 1,227 cases, but have been declining since then.
Of the 22 new positives on June 24:
- 3 were in Cass County
- 3 were in Williams County
- 1 was in Burleigh County
- 1 was in McKenzie County
- 1 was in Stark County
- 1 was in Morton County
- 1 was in Grand Forks County
1 new death was reported June 25. The North Dakota Department of Health says it no longer publicly provides COVID-19 death information by sex, age and location.
A total of 1,528 people have died so far in North Dakota as a result of COVID-19.
Of those, 1,253 are directly attributable to COVID-19 according to official death records. Another 264 deaths are where COVID-19 is not the primary cause of death. A total of 11 death records are pending.
Recoveries and Active Cases
The health department reports 108,962 people are considered recovered from the 110,657 positive cases, an increase of 19 from June 24.
The number of people reported recovered from COVID-19 on June 25 (14) is lower than the number of new COVID-19 cases reported that day (19).
13 people are currently hospitalized due to COVID-19 as of June 25, the same number as June 24. A total of 4,344 people have been hospitalized since pandemic record-keeping began in March 2020.
Since tracking began, COVID-19 cases have been reported at one time or another in all 53 of North Dakota’s counties.
Those in the 20 to 29 year age range have the most positive cases among those tested to date.
According to the data, 58 percent of all North Dakotans have been tested for COVID-19.
The results listed today cover all testing performed the previous day.
You can read more on the daily statistics as well as other COVID-19 information and resources at the North Dakota Department of Health website here.