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Coronavirus Update: West Virginia has 123,641 positive cases, 2,100 deaths, 88,807 people fully vaccinated

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WV Press Report

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Here are the totals from the West Virginia Health and Human Resources website as of 10 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 5.

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West Virginia Cases

Total Positive Cases – 123,641

Current Active Cases – 17,761

Total Lab Results reported – 1,970,429

Cumulative positive test percentage – 5.61

Daily Percent Positive – 4.26

Total Deaths – 2,100

People fully vaccinated: 88,807

After 14,634 more tests, the number of new positive cases is up 597 cases from the 123,044 cases reported at 10 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 4.

To see charts on active cases, recovered cases, hospitalization, county breakdowns and other data, visit

The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) is the official reporting agency for COVID-19, which in turn provides official case numbers to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Medical providers and laboratories are required to report positive test results to DHHR. The data in the daily reports include all known positive cases but underreports the total number of individuals tested as not all laboratories are able to electronically submit negative test results.

Please visit the dashboard located at for more information.

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