July 30, 2021 15:00 (EST).
An additional 186,415 cases and 3,098 deaths were reported in the past 24 hours, representing a 0.24% relative increase in cases and a 0.15% relative increase in deaths, compared to the previous day.
Jamaica’s The Ministry of Health and Wellness is expressing concern that the novel-coronavirus (COVID-19) positivity rate in Jamaica has been increasing over recent weeks. There has been an uptick in the daily positivity rate. As of Wednesday July 21, the positivity rate was 13.8 per cent with a seven-day average of 9.8 per cent. Read more
*Starting the weekend of 26 June 2021, the PAHO COVID-19 daily situation reports will no longer be published on Saturdays and Sundays or official holidays.