Singapore reported 845 new Covid-19 cases as of noon on Sunday, Jan. 9.
The country has recorded 285,647 Covid-19 cases since the start of the pandemic.
Imported infections: 587
Locally transmitted: 258 (242 in the community + 16 in migrant worker's dormitory)
Death toll from coronavirus complications: 838
The MOH website is presenting the daily new Covid-19 cases separately from new confirmed Omicron cases.
New Omicron variant infections: 327 (218 imported cases + 109 local cases)
Weekly infection growth rate: 1.80
A figure below 1 indicates that the number of new weekly Covid-19 cases is falling.
Singapore has recorded 278,409 Covid-19 cases since the start of the pandemic.
Intensive care unit (ICU) utilisation rate: 46.3 per cent
In ICU required close monitoring: 0
In ICU critically ill: 11
Patients in hospital: 164
Requiring oxygen supplementation: 14
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