47 new cases of COVID-19 have been reported today (October 14) by Catawba County Public Health, increasing the total to 3,728, with 61 deaths. Coronavirus hospitalizations increased by three over Tuesday (October 13), to 24. 11.7% of the individuals tested in Catawba County have been positive for COVID-19. Of those who test positive, the death rate is 1.6%. At least 3,182 COVID-19 patients in Catawba County have recovered.