Virtually 50 000 individuals acquired the COVID-19 vaccine as a part of the Barbados Nationwide Vaccination Programme.
As much as Friday, 48 480 vaccinations have been administered, in keeping with the Ministry of Well being and Wellness’ dashboard.
The ladies proceed to outpace the boys, with 28 055 having been inoculated, in comparison with 20 425.
In the meantime, the Greatest-dos Santos Public Well being Laboratory recognized 47 new constructive circumstances of COVID-19 from the 710 assessments performed.
Sixty-four individuals additionally recovered from the viral sickness, bringing the variety of lively circumstances on the island to 473.
The 47 constructive circumstances comprise 23 males and 24 ladies. Eighteen of them have been already on the Harrison Level Isolation Facility in St Lucy present process evaluation to find out whether or not they have been newly constructive or had COVID-19 previously and have been now not infectious. The opposite 29 individuals are Barbadians.
Barbados recorded 3 264 confirmed circumstances – 1 540 females and 1 724 males – and a couple of 754 individuals recovered. Thirty-seven individuals died from COVID-19.
The general public well being laboratory has to date accomplished 129 589 assessments. (BGIS)