SIOUX FALLS, SD (KELO) – Active cases of COVID-19 are in South Dakota, as 222 new cases were announced by the Department of Health on Thursday.
According to the latest update, there are 100 ongoing hospitalizations compared to 94 on Wednesday. The total number of hospitalizations is 7099.
The total number of cases in the state is 119,197, compared to 118,975 on Wednesday.
Active cases are already at the level of 2,484, which is less than Wednesday (251
The health ministry announced a new death. The death toll was 1,939. A new death of a man in the age group 70-70 was reported.
The total number of recovered cases is already 114,774 compared to Wednesday (114,526).
The total number of people who tested negative is now 331,338, as of Wednesday (330,646).
914 new faces were tested in the data announced on Thursday for a new positivity testing indicator of 24.2%.
The last seven-day percentage of positive test reported by DOH was 9.2%. The most recent one-day PCR test for positivity was 10.8%.
According to the DOH, 243,633 doses of Pfizer vaccine were administered with 11,593 doses of Jansen vaccine and 217,126 doses of Moderna vaccine, given to a total of 287,609 people.
There were 87,064 people who received two doses of Moderna and 97,671 who received two doses of Pfizer, according to the DOH.