PIERRE, S.D. — Following are the South Dakota Department of Health COVID-19 case rates, deaths, hospitalizations and vaccinations from Saturday, March 27, and Sunday, March 28. Because all data is preliminary, some numbers and totals may change from one day to the next.

Saturday statewide case rates

  • NEW CASES: 248 (seven-day daily average: 194)

  • TOTAL ACTIVE CASES: 2,412

  • TOTAL CASES: 117,081

  • TOTAL RECOVERED: 112,705

  • DAILY TEST POSITIVITY RATE: 28.25%

Hospitalizations, deaths

  • NEW HOSPITALIZATIONS: 3

  • ACTIVE HOSPITALIZATIONS: 77

  • TOTAL HOSPITALIZATIONS: 6,951

  • DEATHS, NEWLY REPORTED: 5

  • TOTAL DEATHS: 1,933

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Vaccinations

  • INITIAL DOSE ADMINISTERED (if 2-dose vaccine): 92,425 total: 41.12% of population

  • FULLY VACCINATED: 157,124 total: 26.88% of population

Sunday statewide case rates

  • NEW CASES: 163 (seven-day daily average: 197)

  • TOTAL ACTIVE CASES: 2,412

  • TOTAL CASES: 117,244

  • TOTAL RECOVERED: 112,899

  • DAILY TEST POSITIVITY RATE: 28.25%

Hospitalizations, deaths

  • NEW HOSPITALIZATIONS: 3

  • ACTIVE HOSPITALIZATIONS: 80

  • TOTAL HOSPITALIZATIONS: 6,964

  • DEATHS, NEWLY REPORTED: None

  • TOTAL DEATHS: 1,933

Vaccinations

  • INITIAL DOSE ADMINISTERED (if 2-dose vaccine): 94,342 total: 41.74% of population

  • FULLY VACCINATED: 160,180 total: 27.32% of population

*(Vaccine totals based on state distribution. Percentage includes vaccines given to South Dakota residents through federal programs, including IHS and VA.)

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