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St Lucia Experiencing a Rise in Covid-19 Cases

April 17, 2022 | Colin O. Jarrett |

St Lucia is experiencing a rise in Covid-19 cases.

As of April 10, the island has just over 23,000 cases with 54 active cases presently.

The daily infection rate for the last 7 days is 5.3 per 100,000 population per day which represents a 123% increase from last week with a 6% average testing positivity rate and a transmission rate of 0.95.

The country noted a total of 366 covid-19 deaths.

There are 4 positive Covid-19 cases admitted at the respiratory hospital.

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