December 27, 2020
Columbia, South Carolina —The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) today announced the following COVID-19 update. The following today’s update includes a detailed summary of the following: The number of cases and deaths as of December 24, and December 25.however The following is the cumulative total and positive percentage, and the data on the website reflects the latest reported data as of December 25. Tomorrow’s update will begin on December 26.
Current cases and deaths (scdhec.gov/COVID19)
As of December 24, the total number of newly confirmed/probable cases: 2,550 / 27 Click here for summary
Cumulative total (scdhec.gov/COVID19) As of December 25
- Confirmed and possible cases: 273,659 / 22,520
- Confirmed and possible deaths: 4,764/391
- Tests conducted in South Carolina: 3,571,920
Test opportunity (scdhec.gov/COVID19testing)
- Test opportunities available statewide: 136
Positive percentage (scdhec.gov/COVID19 Information Homepage) As of December 25
- Yesterday, 18,600 individual test results were reported statewide (excluding antibody tests)
- Positive 23.5%
The above information and extensive reports on county-level information, demographic information, etc. are available on the following websites: scdhec.gov/COVID19.Website update Between 1pm and 3pm on weekdays and between 11am and 1pm on weekends.
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