1,931 new Covid-19 cases & 13 deaths reported in S'pore

Today's update.

Syahindah Ishak | November 20, 2021, 11:36 PM

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The Ministry of Health (MOH) reported 1,931 new Covid-19 cases on Saturday (Nov. 20).

Here are the important numbers you should be aware of:

Situation update

New cases on Nov. 20: 1,931

New community cases: 1,867

New imported cases: 6

New cases in migrant worker dormitories: 58

Weekly infection growth rate: 0.78

Total number of cases reported thus far: 250,518


New deaths reported on Nov. 20: 13

Age: Between the ages of 62 and 98 years old. All, except one unvaccinated case, had various underlying medical conditions.

Total deaths reported thus far: 654


Require oxygen supplementation in the general ward: 199

Unstable and under close monitoring in the ICU: 40

Critically ill and intubated in the ICU: 60

Current overall ICU utilisation rate: 56.8 per cent

Vaccination progress

Percentage of total population undergone full regimen/received two doses: 85 per cent

Received at least one dose: 86 per cent

Received booster shot: 23 per cent

Percentage of eligible population vaccinated: 94 per cent

Clusters under active monitoring

MOH is monitoring six active clusters, which have already been ringfenced through tracing, testing and isolation.

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