16 new cases of COVID-19

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(Dashboard Update for October 22, 2021)

The most recent report received by the Ministry of Health revealed sixteen (16) new laboratory confirmed COVID-19 cases in Antigua and Barbuda as of Thursday 21st October 2021 at 6pm.

One hundred and ten (110) samples were processed at Sir Lester Bird Medical Centre and seventy-seven (77) at CARPHA.

Seventy-eight (78) recovered cases were recorded increasing the total to three thousand four hundred and thirty (3,430).

Two (2) Covid-19 related deaths were recorded increasing the total to ninety-nine (99).

Consequently, the total number of persons with laboratory confirmed COVID-19 cases in Antigua and Barbuda is four thousand and ten (4,010); which is inclusive of four hundred and eightt-one 481) active cases.

There are twenty-two (22) hospitalized cases; fourteen (14) mild, four (4) moderate and four (4) severe.

Meanwhile, Antigua and Barbuda has fully vaccinated forty eight thousand seven hundred and ninety-seven(48,797) individuals while six thousand nine hundred and six (6,906) have only received their first dose.

The dashboard has been updated to reflect these changes.

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