14-month-old boy among 6 new Covid deaths recorded


The Ministry of Health (MOH) has announced that as of January 13th, 2022, six more persons who tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) have died. This takes the total number of deaths from the pandemic to 1081.

SEX                 AGE REGION DATE OF DEATH Vaccination Status
Female 58 Essequibo Islands – West Demerara January 13 Fully Vaccinated
Female 83 East Berbice-Corentyne January 12 Unknown
Male 52 East Berbice-Corentyne January 13 Unvaccinated
Male 14 Months Barima-Waini January 11 Unvaccinated
Female 77 East Berbice-Corentyne January 12 Fully Vaccinated
Male 94 Demerara-Mahaica January 13 Unknown


Meanwhile, the country also recorded 865 new cases of the virus, taking the total positives recorded to date to 49,056.

There are 15 persons in the ICU, 145 in institutional isolation, and 8835 in home isolation.

Recoveries stand at 38,980.