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Two new COVID-19 cases reported in Bermuda, 8 October
Today there were 715 test results received by the Ministry of Health, and two were positive for COVID-19.
These most recent cases are classified as imported having arrived travelling together on DL 584 from Atlanta on 7 October 2020. Case isolation and contact tracing has begun.
Bermuda now has 184 total confirmed positive cases. Their status is as follows:
there are 5 active cases, who are
all under public health monitoring, and
none are hospitalized or in critical care;
a total of 170 have recovered, and
the total deceased remains 9.
The average age of all of our confirmed positive cases is 56 and the age range of all of our positive cases is from 9 to 101 years.
The average age of all deceased cases is 74 and the age range is 57 to 91 years.
The source of all local cases is as follows:
73 are Imported
90 are Local transmission, with known contact
21 are Local transmission with an unknown contact, and
none are under investigation
Bermuda’s country status is “Sporadic Cases”. The seven-day average of our real time reproduction number is less than 1.
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