The North Dakota Department of Health Thursday morning confirmed 952 new cases of COVID-19 in the state during testing November 25, bringing the total positives since testing began to 76,442.
The number of currently active COVID-19 cases in the state stands at 8,345 as of November 25. That’s down 270 cases from November 24.
Of the new positives:
- 219 were in Cass County
- 156 were in Burleigh County
- 104 were in Ward County
- 20 were in Grand Forks County
- 45 were in Morton County
- 20 were in Williams County
- 35 were in Stark County
10 new deaths were reported:
- Woman in her 80s from Burleigh County.
- Man in his 90s from Burleigh County.
- Woman in her 70s from Cass County.
- Woman in her 80s from Cass County.
- Woman in her 90s from Dickey County.
- Man in his 60s from Dickey County.
- Woman in her 80s from Foster County.
- Man in his 40s from McHenry County.
- Man in his 80s from McKenzie County.
- Man in his 80s from Ward County
A total of 897 people have died so far in North Dakota as a result of COVID-19.
Of those, 674 are directly attributable to COVID-19 according to official death records. Another 125 deaths are where COVID-19 is not the primary cause of death. A total of 88 death records are pending.
Recoveries and Active Cases
The health department reports 62,200 people are considered recovered from the 76,442 positive cases, an increase of 1,224 people from November 24.
The number of people reported recovered from COVID-19 on November 25 (1,224) is higher than the number of new COVID-19 cases reported that day (952).
Of the 8,345 active cases in North Dakota as of November 25:
- Cass County: 1,596
- Burleigh County: 1,318
- Ward County: 836
- Grand Forks County: 734
- Morton County: 436
- Stark County: 288
- Williams County: 237
302 people are currently hospitalized due to COVID-19 as of November 25, up 5 from November 24. A total of 2,608 hospitalizations have been reported since data tracking began.
Total Positives To Date
- Cass County: 16,235
- Burleigh County: 11,632
- Grand Forks County: 7,891
- Ward County: 7,373
- Morton County: 3,949
- Stark County: 3,471
- Williams County: 2,945
- Mountrail County: 1,054
Other county numbers are available here.
A total of 344,754 unique individual tests have been conducted to date.
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, 44 percent of all North Dakotans have been tested for COVID-19.
The health department is releasing test results daily around 11:00 a.m. The results 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.