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Haiti - Covid-19 : Daily report August 24, 2020
24/08/2020 10:06:50

Haiti - Covid-19 : Daily report August 24, 2020
WORLD SITUATION :
Monday, August 24, 2020, the number of people infected worldwide by the Covid-19 coronavirus since the start of the pandemic (Official source), amounts to 23,454,467 confirmed cases (+235,556 in 24 hours) , the day before (+250,765). Number of contaminated countries 188 (unchanged)

Bulletin of the day before : https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-31611-haiti-covid-19-daily-report-august-23-2020.html

Since the start of the pandemic 15,155,418 people (+218,194 in 24 hours) have been cured of Covid-19 around the world, the day before (+211,586)

Since the start of the pandemic 809,333 people have died from Covid-19 worldwide (+4,645 in 24 hours), the day before (+5,063)

The number of active cases in the world (excluding deaths and recoveries) is currently 7,489,716 cases (+12,717 in 24 hours), the day before (+34,116)

World: Number of daily confirmed cases



Note that the progression of the Covid-19 pandemic at the global level has been in a plateau phase since July 22 and has been declining for 8 days

Average cure rate in the world : 64.62% (+)

Average death rate in the world : 3.45% (-)

TOP 5 countries with the most active cases :
1st - USA: 3,529,016 cases (+22,617 in 24 hours), the day before (+22,874)
2nd - India: 710,771 cases (+3,083 in 24 hours), the day before (+10,338)
3rd - Brazil: 542,224 cases (-11,922 in 24 hours), the day before (-9,268)
4th - United Kingdom: 284,581 cases (+1,042 in 24 hours), the day before (+1,311)
5th - Spain: 206,850 (+10 in 24h)

TOP 5 countries with the most deaths :
1st - USA: 176,808 deaths (+446 in 24 hours), the day before (+953)
2nd - Brazil: 114,744 deaths (+494 in 24 hours), the day before (+892)
3rd - Mexico: 60,480 deaths (+226 in 24 hours), the day before (+644)
4th - India: 57.542 (+836 in 24 hours), the day before (+912)
5th - United Kingdom 41.515 (+6 in 24 hours), the day before (+18)

TOP 5 countries with the highest total number of healings :
1st - Brazil: 2,948,815 (+34,849 in 24h), cure rate 81.78% (+)
2nd - India: 2,338,035 (+57,469 in 24h), cure rate 75.27% (+)
3rd - USA: 1,997,761 people (+12,277 in 24 hours), cure rate 35.03% (=)
4th - Russia: 771,357 (+2,451 in 24h), cure rate 80.43% (-)
5th - South Africa: 506,470 (+2,343 in 24h), cure rate 83.06% (+)

DIASPORA :

United States :
Cases since the start of the epidemic : 5,703,585 cases (+35,240 in 24 hours), the day before (+44,255)
Healings : 1,997,761 people (+12,277 in 24 hours), the day before (+20,428)
National Healing Rate : 35.03% (=)
Death : 176,808 deaths (+446 in 24 hours), the day before (+953)
Active cases (less deaths and cures): 3,529,016 cases (+22,617 in 24 hours), the day before (+22,874)

Canada :
Cases since the start of the epidemic : 126,817 cases (+257 in 24 hours), the day before (+241)
Healings : 112,836 people (+215 in 24 hours), the day before (+240)
National Healing Rate : 88.98% (-)
Death : 9,119 deaths (+2 in 24 hours), the day before (+7)
National death rate : 7.19% (-)
Active cases : (excluding death and cures) 4,862 cases (+40 in 24 hours), the day before (-6)

France :
Confirmed cases since the first case : 280,132 (+4,897 in 24h), previous (+3,602)
Healings : 84,946 people (+23 in 24h), previous (+121)
National Healing Rate : 30.32% (-)
Death : 30,496 deaths (+1 in 24 hours), previous (+8)
Active cases : (excluding death and recovery) 164,690 (4,873 in 24 hours), previous (+3,473)

Latin America and the Caribbean active cases :
Brazil : 542,224 cases (-11,922 in 24 hours), the day before (-9,268)
Peru : 167,306 cases (-786 in 24 hours), the day before (+8,797)
Colombia : 149,799 (-6,831 in 24h), previous (-1,782) Argentina : 83,769 (-404 in 24h), the day before (+1,666)
Mexico : 41,461 cases (-1,297 in 24 hours), the day before (+1,078)
Dominican Republic : 28,924 cases (-73 in 24 hours), the day before (-205)
Panama : 23.588 (+514 in 24h), the day before (+263)
Chile : 15,634 cases (+448 in 24 hours), the day before (+37)
French Guiana : 7,323 cases (-8 in 24 hours), the day before (+5)
Ecuador : 6,643 cases (-6,280 in 24 hours), the day before (+420)
Haiti : 2,352 (-145 in 24 hours), the day before: (+34) (update not available)
Bahamas : 1,509 cases (unchanged in 24 hours), the day before (+54)
Cuba : 547 (+25 in 24h), the day before (-20)
Jamaica : 694 cases (+114), the day before (+38)
Guadeloupe : 666 cases (unchanged in 48 hours)
Martinique : 349 cases (+128 in 24 hours)

HAITI :
Epidemiological situation :
NOTICE : The Ministry of Public Health, for some unknown reason is no longer able to publish the figures of the situation in Haiti as before, to be inserted in our general report of 11:00 am.

In order not to penalize the Haitian diaspora in the world, the 11:00 am bulletin is now published earlier (without the situation in Haiti). A special bulletin will be published for Haiti during the day, depending on the availability of information from the Ministry of Public Health.

Should the situation recover in the future, we will include the situation in Haiti in the general bulletin. [HL]

Situation in Haiti the day before : https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-31619-haiti-covid-19-suspected-cases-up-57-3-in-24h.html

UNITED STATES :
Epidemiological situation :

United States :
Cases since the start of the epidemic : 5,703,585 cases (+35,240 in 24 hours), the day before (+44,255)
Healings : 1,997,761 people (+12,277 in 24 hours), the day before (+20,428)
National Healing Rate : 35.03% (=)
Death : 176,808 deaths (+446 in 24 hours), the day before (+953)
National death rate : 3.10% (-)
Active cases (less deaths and cures): 3,529,016 cases (+22,617 in 24 hours), the day before (+22,874)
Tests : 72,183,082 people were tested (+622,311 in 24 hours) the day before (+757,261)

USA: Number of daily confirmed cases



39th days of decline in the average number of new cases in the United States which seems to be winning its fight against Covid-19 after the second wave caused by deconfinement as in other countries ...

New York State :
Cases since the start of the epidemic : 429,737 cases (+572 in 24 hours), the day before (+653)
Healings : 74,640 people (+87 in 24 hours), the day before (+68)
Deaths : 32,883 deaths (+12) the day before (+7)
Death rate : 7.65% (-)
Active cases (less deaths and recoveries): 322,214 cases (+473 in 24 hours), the day before (+578)
Tests : 7,621,159 people tested (+74,043 in 24 hours), the day before (+94,849)

New York City :
Cases since the start of the epidemic : 232,120 cases (+279 in 24 hours), the day before (+267)
Death : 23,658 deaths (+12 in 24 hours), the day before (+5)
Death rate : + 10.19% (-)

State of Massachusetts :
Cases since the start of the epidemic : 125,360 cases (update not available), previous (+144)
Healings : 102,205 people healed (update not available)
Death : 8,921 deaths (unchanged in 24 hours), previous (+20 in 48 hours)
Death rate : 7.12% (=)
Active cases (less deaths and recoveries): (update not available), the day before (+124)
Tests : 1,553,673 people tested (update not available), the day before (+8,336)

Florida :
Cases since the start of the epidemic (March 1, 2020) : 600,571 cases (+2,974 cases in 24 hours), the day before (+4,311)
Deaths : 10,325 deaths (+51 in 24 hours), the day before (+106)
Death rate : 1.72% (=)
Tests : 4,428,633 (+26,786 in 24h), the day before (+34,635)

Miami Dade (FL) :
Cases since the start of the epidemic : 151,986 cases (+772 in 24 hours), the day before (+909)
Death : 2,243 deaths (+5 in 24 hours), the day before (+19)
Death rate : 1.48% (=)

QUEBEC :
Epidemiological situation :
Cases confirmed since the first case (February 27, 2020) : 61,673 cases (+74 in 24 hours), the day before (+104)

Healing : 54,576 people (+100 in 24 hours), the day before (+4)

Death : 5,740 deaths (+1 in 24 hours), the day before (+6)

Active cases : (excluding death and recovery) 1,357 cases (-27 in 24 hours), the day before (+94)

Hospitals : 117 people hospitalized (-7 in 24 hours) the day before (-12)

Intensive care : 14 people (-2 in 24 hours), the day before (-7)

In Montreal, epicenter of the pandemic in Quebec where the largest Haitian community is located (nearly 150,000 members): 29,596 cases have been confirmed since the start of the epidemic (+13 in 24 hours) the day before (+36).

TOP 5 of the most contaminated Montreal boroughs :
NOTE : Santé Montréal has not updated the situation by borough. The figures below are from our newsletter the day before.
1 - Montreal North: 2,649 cases (unchanged in 24 hours), the day before (+1)
2 - Mercier – Hochelaga-Maisonneuve: 2,474 cases (+5 in 24 hours), the day before (+4)
3 - Ahuntsic-Cartierville: 2.473 (+4 in 24 hours), the day before (+3)
4 - Côte-des-Neiges – Notre-Dame-de-Grâce: 2,353 cases (+2 in 24 hours), the day before (+2)
5 - Rivière-des-Prairies – Pointe-aux-Trembles: 2,236 cases (+1 in 24 hours), the day before (unchanged)

TOP 5 of the most contaminated regions of Quebec :
1 - Montreal: 29,596 cases (+13 in 24 hours), the day before (+36)
2 - Montérégie: 9,226 cases (+23 in 24 hours), previous: (+11)
3 - Laval: 6,230 cases (+7 in 24h), previous: (+13)
4 - Lanaudière: 4.775 (+5 in 24h), previous: (+10)
5 - Laurentides: 4,148 cases (+4 in 24 hours), previous: (+9)

Province of Quebec Healing Rate : 88.49% (+)

Death rate : 9.31% (-)

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC :
Epidemiological situation :
Cases confirmed since March 1 :: 91,161 cases (+600 in 24 hours), the day before (+633). First case (March 1, https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-30165-haiti-flash-first-case-of-covid-19-in-the-dominican-republic.html

Heals : 60,670 healings (+721 in 24 hours), the day before (+817)

Death : 1,567 since March 1 (+13 in 24 hours), the day before +21)

active cases : (excluding death and cure) 28,924 cases (-73 in 24 hours), the day before (-205)

Dom. Rep. : Number of daily confirmed cases



The Covid-19 has been declining in the Dominican Republic for 29 continuous days now.

Hospitalized people : 7,337 people (+50 in 24 hours), the day before (+3)

Intensive care : 266 people in intensive care (-7 in 24 hours), the day before (-14)

Quarantine in treatment at home : 21,587 people (-184 in 24 hours), the day before (-147)

Top 5 of the most infected provinces (active case *) :
1 - National district: 7,307 cases (-44 in 24 hours), the day before (-93)
2 - Santo Domingo: 3,760 cases (-30 in 24 hours), the day before (-45)
3 - Santiago: 3,911 (-81 in 24 hours), the day before (+15)
5 - La Altagracia: 893 (-12 in 24 hours), the day before (+23)
4 - La Vega: 997 (-50 in 24 hours), the day before (-6)

* Less healings and deaths.

Tests (since the 1st case): 347,263 tests (+3,467 in 24 hours), the day before (+3,936)

National Healing Rate : 66.55% (+)

Death rate : 1.72% (=)

FRANCE :
Epidemiological situation :
Confirmed cases since the first case : 280,132 (+4,897 in 24h), previous (+3,602)

Hospitalized people : 4,683 (-2 in 24 hours), previous (-35)

Intensive care : 371 people (+3 in 24 hours), previous (+1)

Healings : 84,946 people (+23 in 24h), previous (+121)

National Healing Rate : 30.32% (-)

Death : 30,496 deaths (+1 in 24 hours), previous (+8)

Death rate : 10.89% (-)

Active cases : (excluding death and recovery) 164,690 (4,873 in 24 hours), previous (+3,473)

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-31611-haiti-covid-19-daily-report-august-23-2020.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-31143-haiti-flash-the-number-of-covid-19-cases-increased-by-more-than-600-in-one-month.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-30966-haiti-covid-19-medecin-sans-frontiere-sounds-the-alarm.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-30843-haiti-flash-presidential-decree-setting-the-general-rules-for-protecting-the-population-from-covid-19.html
https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-30827-haiti-covid-19-the-state-of-health-emergency-extended-by-2-months.html
https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-30679-haiti-notice-mask-wearing-mandatory-in-public-places.html
https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-30573-haiti-ovid-19-the-distribution-of-5-million-masks-has-started.htm
https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-30454-haiti-flash-covid-19-first-death-in-haiti.html
https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-30401-haiti-covid-19-president-moise-announces-a-package-of-economic-relief.html
https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-30311-haiti-flash-president-moise-declares-a-state-of-health-emergency-text-of-the-order.html
https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-30218-haiti-flash-haiti-among-the-most-vulnerable-countries-face-the-covid-19.html
https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-30165-haiti-flash-first-case-of-covid-19-in-the-dominican-republic.html

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