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Haiti – COVID-19 : Haiti Special Report #309

23/01/2021 11:41:45

WORLD SITUATION:


On Saturday 23 January 2021, the number of people infected worldwide with the Covid-19 coronavirus since the start of the pandemic (Official source), amounted to 98,248,708 cases (+656,571), the day before (+653.408). Number of contaminated countries 192.

Bulletin of the day before: https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-32837-haiti-covid-19-haiti-special-report-308.html

Since the start of the pandemic 54,174,334 people have been cured of Covid-19 around the world (+351,353), the day before (+391,873)

Since the start of the pandemic 2,108,378 people have died from Covid-19 around the world (+15,377 in 24 hours), the day before (+17,099)

The number of active cases (less deaths and recoveries) in the world is currently 41,965,996 (+289,841 in 24 hours), the day before (+144,436)

Average cure rate in the world: 55.14% (-)

Average death rate in the world: 2.15% (+)

World: Number of daily confirmed cases:

Vaccination: 60.13 million doses of vaccine injected (+3.55 million doses injected in 24 hours (updated January 22, 2021, latest data available).

TOP 5 countries with the most active cases: (less deaths and recoveries)


1st – USA: 9,184,989 cases, (+64,439 in 24 hours), the day before (+56,693)


2nd – France: 2,766,612 (+21,689 in 24 hours), the day before (+21,206)


3rd – Spain: 2,293,743 cases (+42,455 in 24 hours), the day before (+43,983)


4th * – United Kingdom 1,887,304 cases (+24,945), the day before (+21,414)


5th – Brazil: 791,767 cases (-18,362 in 24 hours), the day before (+63,045)

TOP 5 countries with the most deaths:


1st – USA: 414,107 deaths (+3,758 in 24 hours), the day before (+4,202)


2nd – Brazil: 215,243 deaths (+1,096 in 24 hours), the day before (+1,316)


3rd – India: 153,184 deaths (+152 in 24 hours), the day before (+163)


4th – Mexico: 147,614 deaths (+1,440 in 24 hours), the day before (+1,803)


5th * – United Kingdom: 95,981 deaths (+1,401 in 24 hours), the day before (+1,290)

TOP 5 countries with the highest number of healings:


1st – USA: 15,222,719 healings (+121,728 in 24 hours), cure rate 61.33% (+)


2nd – India: 10,300,838 healings (+17,130 in 24h), cure rate 96.82% (+)


3rd – Brazil: 7,746,910 healings (+73,818 in 48h), cure rate 88.50% (+)


4th – Russia: 3,076,236 healings (+27,399 in 24h), cure rate 84.09% (+)


5th – Turkey: 2,296,050 healings (+6,018), cure rate 94.94% (+)

DIASPORA:


USA:


Case since the first case (March 9, 2020): 24,821,815 cases (+189,925 in 24 hours), the day before (+193,170)


Healings: 15,222,719 healings (+121,728 in 24 hours), the day before (+132,275)


National Healing Rate: 61.33% (+)


Death: 414,107 deaths (+3.758 in 24 hours), the day before (+4.202)


Active cases (less deaths and cures): 9,184,989 cases, (+64,439 in 24 hours), the day before (+56,693)

Canada:


Cases since the start of the epidemic (January 25, 2020): 742,268 cases (+5,827 in 24 hours), the day before (+6,111)


Healings: 659.185 people (+6.939 in 24 hours), the day before (+7.279)


National Healing Rate: 88.81 (+)


Deaths: 18,633 deaths (+123 in 24h), the day before (+94)


National death rate: 2.51% (=)


Active cases: (excluding death and cures) 64,450 cases (-1,235 in 24 hours), the day before (-1,262)

Vaccination: 776.606 million doses of vaccine injected since December 14, 2020, the date of the first injection in Canada (+37.742 in 24 hours as of January 22, 2021 latest data available).

Canada: Number of daily confirmed cases

France:


Cases confirmed since the first case (January 24, 2020): 3,054,694 cases (+23,292 in 24 hours), the day before (+22,848)


Healings: 215,791 people (+1,284 in 24 hours), the day before (+1,296)


National Healing Rate: 7.06% (-)


Deaths: 72,291 deaths (+319 in hospitals and +0 in EMS / EHPAD), the day before (+346 in total)


Active cases: (excluding death and recovery) 2,766,612 (+21,689 in 24 hours), the day before (+21,206)

Latin America and the Caribbean active cases (less deaths and recoveries):


Brazil: Brazil: 791,767 cases (-18,362 in 24 hours), the day before (+2,791)


Mexico: 292,736 cases (+5,605 in 24 hours), the day before (+7,338)


Argentina: 170,429 cases (-538 in 24 hours), the day before (-725)


Colombia: 125,280 cases (+4,246 in 24 hours), the day before (+7)


Dominican Republic: 52,158 cases (+988 in 24 hours), the day before (+1,207)


Peru: 50,124 cases (9,463 in 48 hours), the day before (not available)


Panama: 49,310 cases (-1,283 in 24 hours), the day before (-1,820)


Chile: 27,245 cases (+1,844 in 24 hours), the day before (+1,346)


Ecuador: 23,264 cases (+933 in 24 hours), the day before (+1,785)


French Guiana: 13,289 cases (+117 in 24 hours), the day before (+115)


Guadeloupe: 7,994 cases (-1 in 24 hours), the day before (-2)


Martinique: 5,879 cases (not available), previous (-2 in 48 hours)


Cuba: 4,561 case (-31 in 24 hours), the day before (+141)


Jamaica: 2,493 cases (+80 in 24 hours), the day before (-120)


Haiti: 1,874 cases (+61 in 24h), previous (+49)


Bahamas: 1,206 (+13 in 24 hours), the day before (-18)

HAITI:


Epidemiological situation:


According to the Ministry of Public Health, 64 new cases of Covid-19 were confirmed in Haiti on January 20, 2021 (latest partial data available) for a total of 11,099 cases confirmed throughout the national territory since the first case (March 19, 2020 https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-30319-haiti-health-origin-of-the-first-2-cases-of-covid-19-in-haiti.html ). Previous update (+72 January 18-19, 2021)

Healings: 8,982 people (+3 in 24 hours), previous (+20)

Healing rate: 80.93% (-)

Deaths: 243 deaths, (unchanged since January 19)

Death rate: 2.19% (-)

Active cases: (less deaths and cures) 1,874 cases (+61 in 24h), previous (+49)

Imported cases: 152 cases since the reopening of airports and +43 since the last report dated July 9 (109) https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-31348-haiti-flash-152-cases-imported-since-the-reopening-of-airports.html (Since then, this information is no longer made available)

Suspicious cases investigated since March 19: 47,129 cases (+331 in 24 hours), previous (+517)

Cases tested since the start of the pandemic: 47,097 (update not available), previous (+323 in 24 hours as of January 20). Note that the very low number of people tested does not statistically make it possible to make a representative estimate of the cases of Covid-19 in Haiti.

People hospitalized: 65 in 24 hours as of Jan. 19 (unchanged)

People in intensive care: (not available)

Person in isolation: 1,874 (+61 in 24 hours as of Jan. 19)

People currently treated at home: 1,118 (+51 in 24 hours as of Jan. 19)

Cases confirmed by department:

West: 7.737 (+57)


North: 697 (+1)


Artibonite: 609 (unchanged)


Center: 563 (+5)


Northeast: 327 (unchanged)


South-East: 276 (+1)


South: 264 (unchanged)


Northwest: 232 (unchanged)


Grand’Anse: 184 (unchanged)


Nippes: 153 (unchanged)

UNITED STATES:


Epidemiological situation:

United States:


Case since the first case (March 9, 2020): 24,821,815 cases (+189,925 in 24 hours), the day before (+193,170)


Healings: 15,222,719 healings (+121,728 in 24 hours), the day before (+132,275)


National Healing Rate: 61.33% (+)


Death: 414,107 deaths (+3.758 in 24 hours), the day before (+4.202)


National death rate: 1.67% (=)


Active cases (less deaths and cures): 9,184,989 cases, (+64,439 in 24 hours), the day before (+56,693)


Tests: 288,447,118 people were tested (+1,936,509 in 24 hours) the day before (+1,881,360)

Vaccination: 19.11 million doses of vaccine injected since December 14, 2020, date of the first injection in the United States (+ 1.56 million in 24 hours (updated January 22, 2021, latest data available).

USA: Number of daily confirmed cases

New York State:


Cases since the start of the epidemic (March 1, 2020): 1,309,403 cases (+15,684 in 24 hours), the day before (+13.908)


Healings: 119,953 people (+1,064 in 24 hours), the day before (+1,007)


Healing rate: 9.16% (-)


Deaths: 41,974 deaths (+187 in 24 hours), the day before (+200)


Death rate: 3.21% (-)


Active cases (less deaths and cures): 1,147,476 cases (+14,433 in 24 hours), the day before (+12,701)


Tests: 30,030,951 people tested (+268,001 in 24 hours), the day before (+224,569)

State of Massachusetts:


Cases since the start of the epidemic (February 1, 2020): 491,452 cases (+5,272 in 24 hours), the day before (+5,140)


Healings: 354,388 people healed (+30,365 update of January 22, 2021 – weekly update)


Healing rate: 72.11% (-)


Deaths: 13,987 deaths (+81 in 24 hours), the day before (+77)


Death rate: 2.85% (-)


Active cases (less deaths and recoveries): 123,077 cases (-25,174 in 24 hours), the day before (+5,360)


Tests: 12,754,206 people tested (+105,768 in 24 hours), the day before (+111,726)

Florida:


Cases since the start of the epidemic (March 1, 2020): 1,627,603 cases (+13,719 in 24 hours), the day before (+12,873)


Death: 25,011 deaths (+272 in 24 hours), the day before (+161)


Mortality rate: 1.54% (+)


Tests: 18,126,056 (+83,831 in 24 hours), the day before (+131,557)

Miami Dade (FL):


Cases since the start of the epidemic (March 12, 2020): 354,704 cases (+2,299 in 24 hours), the day before (+2,153)


Deaths: 4,678 deaths (+34 in 24 hours), the day before (+14)


Mortality rate: 1.32% (=)

QUEBEC:


Epidemiological situation:


Cases confirmed since the first case (February 27, 2020):


250,491 cases (+1,631 in 24 hours), the day before (+1,624)

Healing:


223,367 people (+2,040 in 24 hours), the day before (+1,735)

Death: 9,361 deaths (+88 in 24 hours), the day before (+65)

Active cases: (excluding death and recovery) 17,763 cases (-497 in 24 hours), the day before (-176)

Hospitals: 1,426 people hospitalized (-27 in 24) the day before (+14)

Intensive care: 212 people (-4 in 24 hours), the day before (+4)

In Montreal, epicenter of the pandemic in Quebec where the largest Haitian community is located (nearly 150,000 members): 89,607 cases have been confirmed since the start of the epidemic (+681 in 24 hours), previous (+679)

TOP 5 of the most contaminated Montreal boroughs:


1 – Côte-des-Neiges – Notre-Dame-de-Grâce: 7,839 cases (+55 in 24 hours), the day before (+65)


2 – Villeray-Saint-Michel- Parc Extension: 7,372 cases (+60 in 24 hours), the day before (+53)


3 – Ahuntsic-Cartierville: 7.024 (+43 in 24 hours), the day before (+72)


4 – Montreal North: 6,664 cases (+66 in 24 hours), the day before (+51)


5 – Rivière-des-Prairies – Pointe-aux-Trembles: 6,223 (+50 in 24h), the day before (+35)

TOP 5 of the most contaminated regions of Quebec:


1 – Montreal: 89,607 cases (+681 in 24 hours), the day before (+679)


2 – Montérégie: 35,778 cases (+276 in 24 hours), the day before (+254)


3 – Laval: 21,087 cases (+128 in 24 hours), the day before (+145)


4 – Capitale-Nationale (Quebec): 20,830 cases (+90 in 24 hours), the day before (+78)


5 – Lanaudière: 17,959 cases (+97 in 24 hours), the day before (+102)

Quebec Province Healing Rate: 89.17% (+)

Death rate: 3.74% (+)

Vaccination: 200,627 doses of vaccine injected since December 14, 2020 date of the first injection (+14,417 latest data available January 22 – MSSS)

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC:


Epidemiological situation:

Cases confirmed since March 1:


201.145 (+1.473 in 24 hours), the day before (+1.549). First case (March 1, 2020) https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-30165-haiti-flash-first-case-of-covid-19-in-the-dominican-republic.html

Healings: 146,491 healings since March 1 (+471 in 24 hours), the day before (+339)

National Healing Rate: 72.83% (-)

Death: 2,496 deaths (+14), the day before (+3)

Death rate: 1.24 (=)

Active cases: (excluding death and recovery) 52,158 cases (+988 in 24 hours), the day before (+1,207)

Hospital occupancy rate:

Covid- 19 beds: 1,305 occupied out of 2,731 beds, i.e. 48% occupancy (+)


Intensive care beds: 332 occupied out of 543 beds, i.e. 61% occupancy (+)


Beds with assisted ventilation: 190 occupied out of 396 beds, i.e. 46% occupancy (+)

Top 5 of the most infected provinces (active case, less healings and deaths):


1 – National district: 13,628 cases (+78 in 24 hours), the day before (+348)


2 – Santo Domingo: 7,349 cases (+137 in 24 hours), the day before (+167)


3 – Santiago: 5,620 cases (+228 in 24 hours), the day before (+116)


4 – Puerto Plata: 2,119 cases (+113 in 24 hours), the day before (+75) advance by one place


5 – La Vega: 2,115 cases (+37 in 24 hours), the day before (+15)

Tests (since the 1st case): 989,038 tests (+7,532 in 24h), the day before (+7,920)

FRANCE:


Epidemiological situation:

Cases confirmed since the first case (January 24, 2020): 3,054,694 cases (+23,292 in 24 hours), the day before (+22,848)

Hospitalized people: 25,872 (+173 in 24 hours), the day before (+49)

Intensive care: 2,902 people (+36 in 24 hours), the day before (+24)

Healings: 215,791 people (+1,284 in 24 hours), the day before (+1,296)

National Healing Rate: 7.06% (-)

Deaths: 72,291 deaths (+319 in hospitals and +0 in EMS / EHPAD), the day before (+346 in total)

National death rate: 2.37% (=)

Active cases: (excluding death and recovery) 2,766,612 (+21,689 in 24 hours), the day before (+21,206)

Vaccination: 963,139 doses of vaccine injected since December 27, 2020, date of the first injection in France (+139,572 update on January 22) latest data available.

Scientific News :

NEWS: COVID-19, new definitions in Haiti


Suspected COVI-19 case :


Anyone with a fever greater than or equal to 38 degrees Celsius, or a recent history of fever (within the past 14 days), with or without cough with or without breathing difficulties, aches, unexplained headache.


Or


Anyone with sudden changes in taste (dysguesia or ageusia) or smell (hyposmia or anosmia) without associated rhinitis.


Or


Anyone art a clinician (doctor or nurse) which suspects the Covid-19.


In children: all the above-mentioned signs and/or deterioration in general condition, diarrhea or isolated fever, especially in children under 3 months old.

Confirmed case of COVID-19 :


Any suspected Covid-19 case for which a test detects the presence of SARS-CoV-2 nucleic acids regardless of signs and symptoms. All Confirmed Covid-19 Cases should be placed in institutional or residential segregation.

Recovered or declared restored case of Covid-19 :


A Covid-19 case is declared “recovered” or “reinstated” in the following situations:


Symptomatic (sick) people tested positive: at least 10 days since the disappearance of the signs of the disease with or without a new negative test (repeat of the test if possible).

Or

Asymptomatic people (not sick) tested positive: 10 days without the appearance of any sign of disease with or without a new negative test (repeat of the test if possible).

Death due to Covid-19 :


Death occurring in a confirmed case (by test or by epidemiological link) or by post mortem confirmation in the absence of any other obvious cause of death unrelated to the Covid-19 coronavirus.

SYMPTOMS :


Common symptoms of Covid-19 coronavirus: cough, fever and extreme fatigue. Some people may also have more severe symptoms, such as difficulty breathing or pneumonia. On average, symptoms of Covid-19 usually develop 5 to 7 days after infection. In some infrequent cases, they may appear only on the 12th day.

TIPS :


Basic tips to protect yourself and avoid spreading as much as possible, if Covid-19 is introduced in Haiti:


  • Always cough or sneeze into your sleeves or elbow, never on the other person’s face or in your hands;

  • Use tissues to wipe your hands or face and then throw them in the trash and then wash your hands;

  • Wash your hands frequently with soap or alcoholic water. You can also use a “sanitizer”;

  • Avoid contact with someone with influenza-like illness and invite them to seek treatment;

  • Avoid contact with vulnerable people if you are sick;

  • Avoid greetings like handshakes and kisses;

  • Avoid touching your nose, eyes and mouth if you have not washed your hands;

  • Avoid people gathering.



Yesterday report : https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-32837-haiti-covid-19-haiti-special-report-308.html

See also :


https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-31426-haiti-flash-evaluation-of-traditional-haitian-remedies-against-covid-19.html


https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-31113-haiti-flash-reopening-of-the-international-airport-official-date.html


https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-31055-haiti-flash-new-protocol-for-the-return-of-stranded-haitians-in-france.html


https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-30901-haiti-flash-state-disbursements-report-to-fight-against-the-covid-19.html


https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-30454-haiti-flash-covid-19-first-death-in-haiti.html


https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-30165-haiti-flash-first-case-of-covid-19-in-the-dominican-republic.html

HL/ HaitiLibre