The North Dakota Department of Health Monday morning confirmed 2 new cases of COVID-19 in the state during testing July 11, bringing the total positives since testing began to 110,858.
The number of currently active COVID-19 cases in the state stands at 153 as of July 11, down 5 cases from July 10.
Active cases haven’t been this low since April 11, 2020, when 153 active cases were also reported.
Active positives peaked on November 13, 2020, at 10,406. They declined to 561 on February 28 of this year, but then began rising once more. They peaked again on April 1 at 1,225 cases, but have been declining since then.
Of the 2 new positives on July 11:
- 1 was in Cass County
- 1 was in Dunn County
No new deaths were reported on July 11. The North Dakota Department of Health says it no longer publicly provides COVID-19 death information by sex, age and location.
A total of 1,532 people have died so far in North Dakota as a result of COVID-19.
Of those, 1,257 are directly attributable to COVID-19 according to official death records. Another 267 deaths are where COVID-19 is not the primary cause of death. A total of 8 death records are pending.
Recoveries and Active Cases
The health department reports 109,173 people are considered recovered from the 110,858 positive cases, an increase of 8 from July 10.
The number of people reported recovered from COVID-19 on July 11 (8) is higher than the number of new COVID-19 cases reported that day (2).
8 people are currently hospitalized due to COVID-19 as of July 11, no change from July 10. A total of 4,357 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, 59 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.