The Ministry of Health (MOH) reported 3,474 new Covid-19 cases on Wednesday (Nov. 17), as of 12pm.
Here are the important numbers you should be aware of:
New cases on Nov. 17: 3,474
New community cases: 3,320
New imported cases: 10
New cases in migrant worker dormitories: 144
Weekly infection growth rate: 0.89
Total number of cases reported thus far: 244,815
New deaths reported on Nov. 17: 7
Age: Between the ages of 47 and 83 years old. All had various underlying medical conditions.
Total deaths reported thus far: 619
Require oxygen supplementation in the general ward: 242
Unstable and under close monitoring in the ICU: 48
Critically ill and intubated in the ICU: 64
Current overall ICU utilisation rate: 62.6 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: 21 per cent
Percentage of eligible population vaccinated: 94 per cent
Clusters under active monitoring
MOH is monitoring nine active clusters, which have already been ringfenced through tracing, testing and isolation.
Follow and listen to our podcast here
Top image via Ankur Madan/Unsplash.