The Health Agency reports 437 new cases and added 53 deaths to the count today.
While the numbers remain at the 400 level, the share of NCR is up at 37% (normally around 1/3 of the total daily share belongs to NCR) or 161 cases.
The national 7-day average positivity rate is down to 2.2%.
In the NCR, four LGUs report 20 and more cases. This is led by the City of Manila with 25, Parañaque with 20, and Quezon City and Pasay City with 20 apiece. Caloocan City had 19, while Makati 14 cases. The rest of the LGUs had single digit numbers, with Pateros the only LGU to report zero covid today.
Outside of NCR the following provinces had more than 20 cases: Cavite province 29, Iloilo 32 (20 for the province and 12 for the city), and Cebu 20 (12 for the city and 8 for the province).