4-month-old girl among 7 more Covid deaths recorded

The Infectious Disease Hospital which houses the COVID-19 ICU

The Ministry of Health (MOH) has announced that as of January 18, 2022, seven more persons who tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) have died. This takes the total number of deaths from the pandemic to 1108.

SEX                 AGE REGION DATE OF DEATH Vaccination Status
Male 60 Upper Demerara-Berbice January 18 Unknown
Male 63 Demerara-Mahaica January 19 Unknown
Male 66 Demerara-Mahaica January 19 Unvaccinated
Female 63 Demerara-Mahaica January 18 Partially Vaccinated
Female 62 Demerara-Mahaica January 18 Partially Vaccinated
Female 68 Demerara-Mahaica January 18 Fully Vaccinated
Female 4 Months East Berbice-Corentyne January 14 Unvaccinated

Meanwhile, 743 new cases of the virus were detected in the last 24-hour, taking the total positives recorded to date to 53,921.

There are 18 persons in the ICU, 182 in institutional isolation, 11,639 in home isolation, and 27 in institutional quarantine.

Recoveries stand at 40,994.