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New Hanover County is currently under a State of Emergency, updated April 29.

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These statistics will be updated Monday-Friday with the most complete information available at the time of posting.
Current statistics reported to New Hanover County as of 3:00 p.m. on August 5. 2020:
Positive Test Results
Total
% Male
% Female
Deaths
Recovered

2,566

46%

54%

20

295

Age Range
0-17
18-24
25-49
50-64
65+

9%

26%

40%

15%

10%

Race
Ethnicity
White
Black/ African Am.
Asian
Am. Indian Alaskan Native
Other
Hispanic
Non-Hispanic

72%

22%

1%

1%

4%

22%

78%

Statewide COVID-19 Data is available on the NCDHHS website.

Hospitalizations

To help the community understand the effects of COVID-19 in our region and within the healthcare system, New Hanover Regional Medical Center is now releasing a public dashboard that will be updated each Friday with key statistics including the total number of patients that have been hospitalized, discharged and who have died from COVID-19, in addition to the average number of patients hospitalized per week.

Total number of COVID-19 patients hospitalized to date:

Total number of COVID-19 patients discharged:

Total number of COVID-19 patients who have died while hospitalized:

Average daily number of COVID-19 patients hospitalized this week:

334 272 43 36

Updated as of July 31, 2020

Please note, NHRMC data is reflective of a 7-county region and is not just specific to New Hanover County residents. 

NHRMC will continue with weekly updates for as long as patient counts remain high. The dashboard is available at nhrmc.org/coronavirus.

Health: 1650 Greenfield Street • Wilmington, NC 28401 • Phone 910-798-3500 • Fax 910-798-7834 • Human Services Fax 910-798-7824
Environmental Health: 230 Government Center Drive, Suite 140 • Wilmington, NC 28403 • Phone 910-798-6667 • Fax 910-798-7815