ND COVID-19 numbers announced on May 23
Positive COVID-19 Test Results
Results listed are from the previous day.
INDIVIDUAL WHO DIED WITH COVID-19
· Man in his 90s from Cass County with underlying health conditions.
Updated to reflect that the individual from yesterday who died with COVID was in his 90s, not 80s.
COUNTIES WITH NEW POSITIVE CASES REPORTED TODAY
Burleigh County – 1
Cass County – 46
Grand Forks County – 1
Ransom County – 1
BY THE NUMBERS
80,046 – Total Number of Tests Completed* (+2,408 total tests from yesterday)
64,148 – Total Unique Individuals Tested* (+1,318 unique individuals from yesterday)
61,783 – Total Negative (+1,270 unique individuals from yesterday)
2,365 – Total Positive (+49 unique individuals from yesterday)
After investigation it was determined that one case from Cass was from out of state and was removed from the total.
2.0% – Daily Positivity Rate**
150 – Total Hospitalized (+3 individuals from yesterday)
39 – Currently Hospitalized (+0 individuals from yesterday)
1,451 – Total Recovered (+46 individuals from yesterday)
52 – Total Deaths (+0 individual from yesterday)
* Note that this does not include individuals from out of state and has been updated to reflect the most recent information discovered after cases were investigated.
**Because the serial tests completed and added to the total number of tests completed can result in new individuals who test positive, the daily positivity rate will be calculated using the total positives for the day by the daily number of tests completed instead of the daily number of unique individuals tested.
For descriptions of these categories, visit the NDDoH dashboard.
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