Covid-19 community cases in S'pore drop to 17 in past 7 days, down from 37 in previous 7

Today's update in full.

Matthias Ang | July 10, 2021, 10:01 PM

The Ministry of Health (MOH) has confirmed six new cases of Covid-19 in Singapore on Saturday (July 10).

This brings the total number of Covid-19 cases reported in Singapore thus far to 62,684.

There are no new cases of locally-transmitted Covid-19 infection.

All six of the cases confirmed today were imported, and had already been placed on Stay-Home Notice upon arrival in Singapore.

Amongst them, three were detected upon arrival in Singapore, while three developed the illness during SHN or isolation.

Decrease in community cases

The number of new cases in the community has decreased from 37 cases in the week before to 17 cases in the past week.

The number of unlinked cases in the community has increased from one case in the week before to nine cases in the past week.

The seven-day moving average number of all linked community cases and all unlinked community cases are 1.1 and 1.3 respectively.

22 active clusters

There are currently 22 active clusters, ranging between three and 94 infections.

Progress of vaccination programme

As of July 9, MOH has administered a total of 6,163,124 doses of Covid-19 vaccines under the national vaccination programme.

This covers 3,895,149 individuals.

2,267,975 individuals have received their second dose and completed the full vaccination regimen.

Condition of hospitalised cases

There are currently 76 cases warded in the hospital. Most are well and under observation.

In addition, there are seven cases of serious illness requiring oxygen supplementation, and two are in critical condition in the intensive care unit (ICU).

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