75 test positive for Covid-19, no fatalities reported

75 people have tested positive for Covid-19 from a sample size of 2,248 tested in the last 24 hours bringing total confirmed positive cases to 324,349.

The positivity rate is now at 3.3% with cumulative tests so far conducted are 3,653,013.

Out of the new cases 51 are Kenyans while 24 are
foreigners with 39 males and 36 females.

The youngest is a 6-year old while the oldest is 72 years old.

In terms of County distribution; Nairobi 59, Nyeri 12 and Kiambu 4.

Distribution of positive cases by age is as follows; 0-9 years (2), 10-19 years (8), 20-29 years (18), 30-39 (18), 40-49 (16), 50-59 (8), 60 years and above (5).

36 patients have recovered from the disease, all of them from the Home Based and Isolation Care Program.

This pushes the total recoveries to 318,360 of whom 265,329 are from the Home-Based Care and Isolation program, while 53,031 are from various health facilities countrywide.

Fortunately, no patient has succumbed to the disease therefore the cumulative fatalities remain 5,651.

Cumulative deaths by age; 0-9 years (62), 10-19 years (43), 20- 29 (149), 30-39 years (410), 40-49 years (647), 50-59 years (1,029), 60 years and above (3,311).

There are 3 patients currently admitted in our health facilities, while 335 are under the Home-Based Isolation and Care program.

No patient is in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU), none is
on supplemental oxygen and no patient is in the High Dependency Unit (HDU).


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