Mecklenburg County, NC – As of this morning there are 43,689 cases of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) with 456 deaths due to COVID-19 reported among Mecklenburg County residents.
Data as of November 29 are presented in more detail below. MCPH provides these routine updates about reported cases of COVID-19 to help our community better understand how this pandemic is developing in our county. These results only reflect laboratory confirmed cases of COVID-19 among
county residents. Many individuals infected by COVID-19 have not been tested because they are asymptomatic. As such, these results are very fluid and only represent a fraction of the true burden of COVID-19 in our community.
Daily case counts provided by MCPH may differ from state and federal counts due to delays in reporting to the various entities. MCPH updates case counts after an initial case review and, where possible, a patient interview is conducted, which includes confirming county residency. Cases reported after 5 p.m. are counted in the following days case count.
Highlights about the 43,380 COVID-19 cases reported in Mecklenburg County as of November 29, 2020 include:
During the past week, an average of 208 individuals with laboratory confirmed COVID-19 infections were hospitalized at acute care facilities in Mecklenburg County. This represents an increase over the last 14 days. These data are based on daily census counts from acute care facilities in Mecklenburg County reporting to MCPH.
COVID-19 Cases Reported to MCPH by Zip Code of Patient's Residence
Past 14 Days (November 16 - 29, 2020)
COVID-19 Cases per 100,000 Reported to MCPH by Zip Code of Patient's ResidencePast 14 Days (November 16 - 29, 2020)
Mecklenburg County Public Health encourages all eligible residents ages 12 and older to get a free COVID-19 vaccination.