DHHS: Just about 11,000 reinfection circumstances & 94 reinfection deaths in state
GREENVILLE, N.C. (WITN) – State well being officers say just about 11,000 other people in North Carolina had been reinfected with COVID-19, dispelling a not unusual trust that you just cant get the virus a 2d time.
The Department of Health and Human Services mentioned of the ten,812 reinfection circumstances, 94 other people have died. It may be reporting that of the ones vaccinated, there were simply 200 reinfection circumstances.
Data displays the selection of weekly reinfections has greater than tripled this summer time because of the surge brought about via the Delta variant. DHHS mentioned reinfections have been much less continuously in youngsters and Hispanics, and extra not unusual in girls.
Most of the reinfection circumstances within the state are between 25 and 49 years previous, whilst 61% are girls. Whites account for 60% whilst African Americans make up 22% of the brand new circumstances.
The reinfection knowledge is from March 1, 2020, thru September 20, 2021.
DHHS began reporting reinfection knowledge on Monday.
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