Wednesday, October 20, 2021

Saint Lucia Records 18 Deaths, 103 New Cases

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Today Tuesday September 21, 2021 the Ministry of Health, Wellness and Elderly Affairs confirms a total of 103 new cases of COVID-19.

These cases were processed on Monday September 20, 2021 at the Ezra Long Laboratory from a total of 281 samples.

This number of positive cases makes up 36.7% of all the samples processed on that date.

These new cases bring the total number of cases diagnosed in country to date to 10, 727.

The Ministry of Health also reports seventeen new COVID-19 deaths and one COVID-19 related death.

All of these deaths occurred during the period September 14, 2021 to September 19, 2021 and none of these individuals were fully vaccinated.

To date, the total number of COVID-19 deaths in country is 125 and the total number of COVID-19 related deaths is 43.

To date, a total of 35,582 individuals have received the first dose of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine and 29,065 have received the second dose.

A total of 8,000 individuals have received the first dose and 300 individuals have received the second dose of the Pfizer vaccine.

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