The Ministry of Health received 1436 test results since the last update, and zero (0) were positive for COVID-19. This gives a test positivity rate of 0.0%.
Additionally, there were no recoveries and no deaths.
There are currently seven (7) active cases, of which;
• Seven (7) are under public health monitoring and;
• None are in the hospital.
Since March 2020, Bermuda has recorded 2497 total confirmed cases of COVID-19; out of those, 2457 persons have recovered, and sadly, 33 COVID related deaths.
The source of all cases is as follows:
· 308 are Imported
· 2186 are classified as local transmission of which:
o 1681 are Local Transmission with known contact/source and
o 505 are Local Transmission with an unknown contact/source
· 3 are Under Investigation
For information regarding age distributions, please refer to https://www.gov.bm/coronavirus-covid19-update.
As investigations proceed, transmission categories may change. The seven-day average of our real-time reproduction number is less than one (1).
Bermuda’s current WHO country status remains “Community Transmission”.
Each of us has a role to play in stopping the spread of the coronavirus. Follow Public Health guidelines, wear a mask, practice good hand hygiene, maintain physical distance and download the WeHealth Bermuda app. Do the research, talk with your doctor and make an informed decision about getting the COVID-19 vaccine.