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The Ministry of Public Health Coronavirus Bulletin #614 with the deadline of 22 November 2021 reports 846 new cases. Bulletin #614 reports active Covid-19 cases are at 3,955, considerably down (-402) when compared to the day before, and the lowest since the early days of the pandemic. The number of active cases is minimal when compared to the peak of 55,773 active cases registered in July 2021, and is evidence the vaccines are working.

With more than 63.5% of the population vaccinated with least two doses of vaccine, and 77% with at least one dose, the fourth wave outbreak seems to be waning.

The most cases are in Greater Santo Domingo (the National District and Santo Domingo province) followed by Santiago, the country’s second largest city.

The national 4-week positivity rate for the 22 November 2021 Epidemiological Bulletin #614 is at 8.59%, down from the previous...

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