The Ministry received 1193 test results and zero were positive for Covid-19 and there are now eight active cases, and for the first time in weeks, there is no one in hospital due to Covid.
A Government spokesperson said, “The Ministry of Health received 1193 test results since the last update, and zero  were positive for Covid-19. This gives a test positivity rate of 0.0%. Additionally, there was one  recovery and no deaths.
“There are currently eight  active cases, of which;
- Eight  are under public health monitoring and;
- None are in the hospital.
“Since March 2020, Bermuda has recorded 2497 total confirmed cases of Covid-19; out of those, 2456 persons have recovered, and sadly, 33 Covid related deaths.
“The source of all cases is as follows:
- 308 are Imported
- 2185 are classified as local transmission of which:
- 1681 are Local Transmission with known contact/source and
- 504 are Local Transmission with an unknown contact/source
- 4 are Under Investigation
“For information regarding age distributions, please refer to https://www.gov.bm/coronavirus-Covid19-update
“As investigations proceed, transmission categories may change. The seven-day average of our real-time reproduction number is less than one . Bermuda’s current WHO country status remains “Community Transmission.”
“Covid-19 cases are down in Bermuda, thanks in part to our aggressive testing and vaccine programme. As well, the United States Centres for Disease Control today upgraded Bermuda’s Covid-19 risk rating,” said Minister of Health, Kim Wilson.
“Bermuda is now classed as Level 2, moderate, up from Level 4, very high in a travel advisory on the organisation’s website. However, we must continue to be vigilant to avoid any additional outbreaks.”
“Each of us has a role to play in stopping the spread of the coronavirus. Follow Public Health guidelines, wear a mask, practice good hand hygiene, maintain physical distance and download the WeHealthBermuda app. Do the research, talk with your doctor and make an informed decision about getting the Covid-19 vaccine.”