PIERRE, S.D. — Following are the South Dakota Department of Health COVID-19 case rates, deaths, hospitalizations and vaccinations as of Tuesday, March 2. Because all data is preliminary, some numbers and totals may change from one day to the next.
NEW HOSPITALIZATIONS: 8
ACTIVE HOSPITALIZATIONS: 92
TOTAL HOSPITALIZATIONS: 6,640
DEATHS, NEWLY REPORTED:
TOTAL DEATHS: 1,888
INITIAL DOSE ADMINISTERED (if 2-dose vaccine): 146,858, total: 26% of population*
FULLY VACCINATED: 77,785, total: 13.7% of population
*Vaccine total based on state distribution. Percentage includes vaccines given to South Dakota residents through federal programs, including IHS and VA.
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