SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — The following are the South Dakota Department of Health COVID-19 case rates, deaths, hospitalizations and vaccinations as of Friday, April 30. Because all data is preliminary, some numbers and totals may change from one day to the next.

The Department of Health reported five new deaths due to COVID-19, raising the state's pandemic death toll to 1,967. Active cases declined to 1,624, the lowest daily count since August.

Statewide case rates

  • NEW CASES: 128 (seven-day daily average: 145)
  • TOTAL ACTIVE CASES: 1,624
  • TOTAL CASES: 122,660
  • TOTAL RECOVERED: 119,069

  • DAILY TEST POSITIVITY RATE: 6.7%

Hospitalizations, deaths

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  • NEW HOSPITALIZATIONS: 20

  • ACTIVE HOSPITALIZATIONS: 112

  • TOTAL HOSPITALIZATIONS: 7,370

  • DEATHS, NEWLY REPORTED: 5

  • TOTAL DEATHS: 1,967

Vaccinations

  • INITIAL DOSE ADMINISTERED (IF 2-DOSE VACCINE): 311,600, total: 54.6% of population*

  • FULLY VACCINATED: 277,688, total: 45.9% of population

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

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