Covid-19: 13 tests positive, 26 recovering

13 people have tested positive for Covid-19, out of a sample size of 4,625 tested in the past 24 hours, bringing the total number of confirmed positive cases to 323,319.

The positivity rate is now at 0.3%, with the cumulative tests performed so far standing at 3,482,807.

Of the new cases, seven are foreign nationals and six are Kenyans, with seven being male and six female.

The youngest is 15 and the oldest is 54.

The total number of confirmed positive cases is now 323,319 and the cumulative testing done so far is 3,482,807.

Regarding the county distribution; Nairobi 10, Nakuru 2 and Mombasa 1.

The distribution of positive cases by age is as follows; 0-9 years (0), 10-19 years (2), 20-29 years (2), 30-39 (3), 40-49 (3), 50-59 (3), 60 years and older ( 0).

26 patients have recovered from Covid-19, 17 are from home and isolation care, while 9 are from health facilities in the country.

Therefore, the total number of recoveries increases to 317,534, of which 264,522 are from the home care and isolation program, while 53,012 are from various healthcare facilities across the country.

No death was reported, so the total number of deaths remains at 5,647.

Cumulative deaths by age; 0-9 years (62), 10-19 years (43), 20-29 (149), 30-39 years (409), 40-49 years (647), 50-59 years (1,028), 60 years and above (3.309).

A total of 13 patients are currently being admitted to various health facilities across the country, while 96 are being treated under the home isolation and care program.

A patient is in the intensive care unit (ICU) and is also on ventilation.

Three patients are on supplemental oxygen and all are in the general wards. No patient is in the High Dependency Unit (HDU).

vaccination campaign

From March 22ndnd In 2022, a total of 17,411,264 vaccines were administered nationwide.

Of these, 2,739,517 are partially vaccinated while 7,979,484 are fully vaccinated.

Another 1,014,536 are doses given to people between the ages of 15 and 17, while 272,058 are booster doses.

The total number of vaccines administered in the last 24 hours is 27,535, while the total number of people fully vaccinated in the last 24 hours is 17,815.

The proportion of fully vaccinated adults was 29.3%. The government is working to vaccinate a target population of 27,246,033.

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