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The 4-week Covid-19 positivity rate has risen to 2.29%, with the 24-hour positivity rate at 12.28%, as per Covid-19 Bulletin #979 dated 22 November 2022. The number of lab-reported tests is 1,629.

The number of Covid-19 registered cases in the Dominican Republic for Bulletin #979 was 200, up from 151 on the previous day. The number of Covid-19 cases has been rising. The seven-day average (confirmed lab-reported cases) is up to 111, after the previous week the average being 48. The number of active cases is 888, up from 648 on the previous day. The seven-day active case average is up to 621.

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 #979, with the deadline of 22 November 2022, the Ministry of...

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