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COVID-19 Update – 04-05-2021

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COVID-19 Update

Tuesday May 4th 2021

As announced by the Permanent Secretary for Health and Medical Services today, we have 0 new cases to report.

There have also been 7 recoveries, leaving 44 active cases in isolation.

Fiji has had 121 cases in total, with 75 recoveries and 2 deaths, since our first case was reported on March 19th 2020.

A total of 56,266 COVID-19 laboratory tests have been conducted, with a daily average of 1084 tests per day over the last 7 days, and a weekly average of 5995 tests per week over the last 2 weeks, with a record 6821 tests done last week. Testing has increased in line with the response to the recent local cases, with 1278 tests conducted yesterday. Our overall test positivity is 0.2% and our 7 day average daily test positivity is 0.4%.

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