While the total new patients were slightly lower today than yesterday, the positivity rate for 43,591 tests done on November 10 was up at 5.5%. There is a lack of around 500 patients from the data of November 10.
The Health Agency reports 1,894 new cases today. The active cases remain less than 30,000.
ICU utilization rate and healthcare utilization is lower, both nationally and the National Capital Region.
Another 170 deaths were reported, pushing the deaths now past 45,000 with a case fatality rate for outcomes at 1.61%.
The NCR accounted for 22.4% of the total cases in the country. For the second consecutive day, it reported for than 20% of the total national cases or 1 in every 4-5 new cases in the Philippines was from Mega Manila. NCR had more cases than Cagayan Valley and Central Visayas combined.
Negros Oriental remained the only province to report triple digits on a provincial level.
While among LGUs, Quezon City was on top with 110 cases and accounted for more than 25% of the total cases in Mega Manila. Which meant that for every case in NCR, one was from QC. Eleven of 17 LGUs in the NCR were in the top 20 list as the fewest number of cases today was 15. Which meant that if you LGU had 15 cases, it would be in the list.