Every Tuesday, the regional health agency publishes weekly statistics on corona virus infections on our island. Between November 15 and 21, 2021, the figures are increasing with the identification of 585 new cases.
On top of that 21 330 Tests Carried out between November 15 and 21, 2021, 585 Covit-19 tested positive, up from 413 last week. There are now 44,931 cases since the outbreak began in March 2020.
Positive ratio: 2.7% (Ratio of positive tests in all analyzes).
Event Rate: 163 (Number of cases over 7 days per 100,000 population), up from 95 last week.
85 patients have been admitted to the hospital Of these, 27 are in intensive care.
Martinique records 707 deaths Reported by CHUM since the onset of the epidemic. There were 700 last week.
The circulation of SARS-CoV2 virus is increasing in Martinique. The incidence rate increased at 46 weeks on the background of relatively stable screening application.
This rate is now higher than the warning limit and could lead to stronger measures to control the epidemic.
The reproduction rate (Reff) 1.22 reflects the progression of the disease. The number of new hospital admissions remains stable, but CHU medicine and intensive care are increasing the total number of hospital admissions.
This active cycle of the virus should be compared with a stagnant vaccination rate with an improvement of 0.9 points between 44 and 45 weeks. This situation is worrying, announcing the fifth wave in Martinique and being followed very carefully considering the consequences. In the hospital.
Number of people with a complete immunization schedule 126 461 It 40% In the population (12 years and older).