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The 4-week Covid-19 positivity rate is at 1.70%, with the 24-hour positivity rate at 4.27%, as per Covid-19 Bulletin #976 dated 19 November 2022. The number of lab-reported tests is 1,171.

The number of Covid-19 registered cases in the Dominican Republic for Bulletin #976 was 50, down from 81 on the previous day. The number of Covid-19 cases had been rising slightly. The seven-day average (confirmed lab-reported cases) is up to 73, after the previous week the average being 27. The number of active cases is at 585. The seven-day active case average is at 477.

Except in hospitals, every day less people wear facial masks in the Dominican Republic. Nevertheless, in recent days, given the impact of seasonal influenza, more people are again using face masks as a preventive measure.

As per Bulletin #976, with the deadline of 19 November 2022, the Ministry of Public Health has registered 648,456...

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