The Covid-19 positivity rate now stands at 3.0% after 63 people have tested positive for the disease, from a sample size of 2,075 tested in the last 24 hours.
Of the cases, 56 are Kenyans while 7 are foreigners. 32 males and 31 females. The youngest is a 2-year old while the oldest is 74 years old.
Total confirmed positive cases 5 are now 324,469 and cumulative tests so far conducted are 3,658,042.
In terms of County distribution; Nairobi 40, Nyeri 11, Kiambu 5, Uasin Gishu 2, Kakamega 2, Nakuru 2 and Kisumu 1 case.
The distribution of positive cases by age is as follows; 0-9 years (4), 10-19 years (5), 20-29 years (16), 30-39 (14), 40-49 (11) 50-59 (7), 60 years and above (6).
20 patients have recovered from the disease, all of them from the Home-Based and Isolation Care Program.
This pushes the total recoveries to 318,395 of whom 265,364 are from the Home-Based Care and Isolation program, while 53,031 are from various health facilities countrywide.
No patient has succumbed to the disease therefore the cumulative fatalities remain at 5,651.
Cumulative deaths by age; 0-9 years (62), 10-19 years (43), 20- 29 (149), 30-39 years (410), 40-49 years (647), 50-59 years (1,029), 60 years and above (3,311).
There are 3 patients currently admitted to our health facilities, while 378 are under the Home-Based Isolation and Care program.
No patient is in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU), none is on supplemental oxygen and no patient is in the High Dependency Unit (HDU).
As of May 25th 2022, a total of 18,151,053 vaccines have been administered across the country.
Of these, 16,431,464 are doses 2 administered to the adult population (18 years and above).
Another 1,356,122 are doses administered to those between 15 to 17 years, 34,011 are below 15 years but above 12 years while 329,456 are booster doses.
The total number of vaccines administered in the last 24 hours is 16,083 while the total number of people fully vaccinated in the last 24 hours is 6,704.
The proportion of adults fully vaccinated was 30.9%. The Government is working towards vaccinating a targeted population of 27,246,033.
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