The North Dakota Department of Health Tuesday morning confirmed 128 new cases of COVID-19 in the state during testing May 11, bringing the total positives since testing began to 108,763.
The number of currently active COVID-19 cases in the state stands at 113 as of May 11. That’s down 15 cases from May 10.
Active positives peaked on November 13, 2020, at 10,436. They declined to 542 on February 28 but then began rising once more.
Of the new positives:
- 15 were in Burleigh County
- 32 were in Cass County
- 12 were in Grand Forks County
- 1 were in Williams County
- 11 were in Ward County
- 10 were in Stark County
- 3 were in Morton County
No new deaths were reported. The North Dakota Department of Health says it no longer publicly provides COVID-19 death information by sex, age and location.
A total of 1,502 people have died so far in North Dakota as a result of COVID-19.
Of those, 1,232 are directly attributable to COVID-19 according to official death records. Another 260 deaths are where COVID-19 is not the primary cause of death. A total of 10 death records are pending.
Recoveries and Active Cases
The health department reports 106,485 people are considered recovered from the 108,763 positive cases, an increase of 104 from May 10.
The number of people reported recovered from COVID-19 on May 11 (104) is lower than the number of new COVID-19 cases reported that day (113).
32 people are currently hospitalized due to COVID-19 as of May 11, down 4 from May 10. A total of 4,194 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, 57 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.