The North Dakota Department of Health confirmed 205 new cases of COVID-19 in the state Sunday morning during testing on Nov. 13, bringing the total number of positives since testing began to 155,154.
The number of currently active COVID-19 cases in the state stands at 3,169 as of Nov. 13, down from 407 cases as of Nov. 12.
Active positives peaked at 10,427 on November 13, 2020. They fell to 140 on July 5, but rose again to a high of 4,601 on October 6.
Of the 205 new positives on November 13:
- 62 were in Cass County
- 34 were in Burleigh County
- 23 were in Ward County
- 14 were in Grand Forks County
- 13 were in Stark County
- 9 were in Morton County
- 6 were in Williams County
No new deaths were reported on November 13. The North Dakota Department of Health says it is no longer publicly providing information about deaths from COVID-19 based on gender, age and location.
In October, 162 people died from COVID-19, the fourth-highest month for fatalities since COVID-19 tracking officially began in March 2020.
The most deaths in a month from COVID-19 were in November 2020, when 500 people died.
In North Dakota, a total of 1,815 people have died as a result of COVID-19 so far.
Of those, 1,497 are directly attributable to COVID-19 according to official death registries. Another 307 deaths where COVID-19 is not the primary cause of death. 11 death certificates are pending.
Chargebacks and Active Cases
The health department reports that 150,170 people are considered to have recovered from the 155,154 positive cases, up from 632 people as of Nov. 12.
The number of reported people recovering from COVID-19 on November 13 (632) is higher than the number of COVID-19 cases reported that day (205).
As of November 13, 154 people are currently hospitalized due to COVID-19, 6 more than on November 12. A total of 6,173 people have been hospitalized since the pandemic’s registration began in March 2020.
Groundbreaking infections and hospitalizations
As of November 13, the total number of fully vaccinated North Dakotans stands at 361,390. A total of 11,766 people who were fully vaccinated later tested positive for COVID-19. These are known as ‘breakthrough cases’.
A total of 478 people who were fully vaccinated and later tested positive for COVID-19 have been hospitalized. These are called “breakthrough hospitalizations.”
More about this data can be found directly on the NDDoH website by clicking here.
As of November 13, there have been 1,179 re-infections of COVID-19 since June 27, 2021. The NDDoH does not report whether these reinfectioners have been vaccinated.
Since tracking began, cases of COVID-19 have been reported at one time or another in all 53 North Dakota counties.
Those in the 20-29 age bracket have the most positive cases among those tested to date.
According to the data, 71 percent of all North Dakotans have been tested for COVID-19.
The results reported today refer to all tests performed the previous day.
You can read more about daily statistics and other COVID-19 information and resources on the North Dakota Department of Health website here.