COVID Update

There are more people in South Carolina hospitalized from COVID-19 than there have been since the pandemic began. The seven-day average of the percent of positive tests is the highest it has been with DHEC reporting a 31.4 percent positivity rate with 2,001 people hospitalized with the virus. Over the last week, more than 25% of test results have been positive.

Today’s cases and deaths (

Cumulative totals (

  • Confirmed and probable cases: 280,024/23,451
  • Confirmed and probable deaths: 4,846/403
  • Tests performed for South Carolinians: 3,630,067

Testing opportunities (

  • Testing opportunities available statewide: 306

Percent positive (

  • 7,391 new individual test results reported statewide (not including antibody tests)
  • 31.4% positive