The Ministry of Health (MOH) reported 1,782 new Covid-19 cases on Tuesday (Nov. 23).
Here are the important numbers you should be aware of:
New cases on Nov. 23: 1,782
New community cases: 1,754
New imported cases: 7
New cases in migrant worker dormitories: 21
Weekly infection growth rate: 0.83
Total number of cases reported thus far: 255,431
New deaths reported on Nov. 23: 5
Age: Between the ages of 62 and 92. All of them, except for an unvaccinated case, had various underlying medical conditions.
Total deaths reported thus far: 672
Require oxygen supplementation in the general ward: 205
Unstable and under close monitoring in the ICU: 28
Critically ill and intubated in the ICU: 64
Current overall ICU utilisation rate: 55.2 per cent
Percentage of total population undergone full regimen/ received two doses: 85 per cent
Received at least one dose: 86 per cent
Received booster shot: 24 per cent
Percentage of eligible population vaccinated: 94 per cent
Clusters under active monitoring
MOH is monitoring four active clusters, which have already been ring-fenced through tracing, testing and isolation.
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