July 2, 2020

COVID-19 UPDATES

 

CRITERIA FOR TESTING FOR COVID-19 FOR FIJI

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Laboratory testing for COVID-19 in Fiji began on 28 January 2020 with samples shipped to the WHO collaborating center reference laboratory – the Victorian Infectious Disease Reference Laboratory (VIDRL) at the Peter Doherty Institute for Infection and Immunity in Melbourne, Australia. Local testing for COVID-19 started at the Fiji Centre for Disease Control (Fiji CDC) on 11 March 2020 using the gold standard method for COVID-19 testing – realtime RT-PCR. Samples are sent from health facilities around the country to Fiji CDC for testing.


Fiji: COVID-19 tests per day and cumulative

DateTests per dayCumulative
30-Jan33
07-Feb25
08-Feb16
13-Feb28
20-Feb210
04-Mar111
05-Mar516
12-Mar1127
13-Mar1037
14-Mar946
16-Mar854
17-Mar559
18-Mar1271
19-Mar879
20-Mar23102
21-Mar28130
23-Mar16146
24-Mar33179
25-Mar28207
26-Mar39246
27-Mar61307
28-Mar23330
29-Mar16346
30-Mar10356
31-Mar11367
01-Apr17384
02-Apr24408
04-Apr37445
05-Apr44489
06-Apr23512
07-Apr25537
08-Apr29566
09-Apr25591
10-Apr21612
11-Apr9621
12-Apr1622
13-Apr27649
14-Apr12661
16-Apr23684
17-Apr21705
18-Apr40745
19-Apr38783
20-Apr24807
21-Apr22829
22-Apr68897
23-Apr54951
24-Apr2953
25-Apr601013
27-Apr471060
28-Apr301090
29-Apr331123
30-Apr371160
01-May411201
02-May471248
03-May781326
05-May391365
06-May291394
07-May431437
08-May521489
09-May431532
10-May671599
12-May331632
13-May671699
14-May761775
15-May871862
16-May741936
18-May551991
19-May782069
20-May682137
21-May562193
22-May662259
23-May1042363
24-May42367
25-May642431
26-May532484
27-May1112595
28-May782673
29-May1502823
30-May772900
31-May612961
02-Jun803041
03-Jun883129
04-Jun663195
05-Jun1133308
06-Jun923400
07-Jun2323632
08-Jun973729
09-Jun813810
10-Jun1293939
12-Jun654004
13-Jun1024106
14-Jun204126
15-Jun434169
16-Jun394208
18-Jun974305
19-Jun1204425
20-Jun264451
22-Jun784529
23-Jun554584
24-Jun504634
25-Jun1514785
26-Jun314816
27-Jun114827
28-Jun264853
29-Jun1625015
30-Jun455060


 

Fiji: COVID-19 tests per week and cumulative

WeekNumber of testsCumulative
Dec 30-Jan 500
Jan 6-Jan 1200
Jan 13-Jan 1900
Jan 20-Jan 2600
Jan 27-Feb 233
Feb 3-Feb 936
Feb 10-Feb 1628
Feb 17- Feb 23210
Feb 24- Mar 1010
Mar 2-Mar 8616
Mar 9-Mar 153046
Mar 16-Mar 2284130
Mar 23-Mar 29216346
Mar 30-Apr 5143489
Apr 6-Apr 12133622
Apr 13-Apr19161783
Apr 20-Apr 262301013
Apr 27-May 33131326
May 4-May 102731599
May 11-May 173371936
May 18-May 244312367
May 25-May 315942961
June 1-June 76713632
June 8-June 144944126
June 15-June 213254451
June 22-June 284024853