The Philippines passed the 3.7M mark as the Health Agency announces 777 new cases today. There were no added deaths but the 7-day positivity rate is another notch up at 4.8%.
The NCR accounted for 45% of today’s numbers with 353 cases. Leading the count in Mega Manila and the whole country was Quezon City with 74 cases today. This was followed by 9 other LGUs with double digits: Manila 52, Makati 39, Pasig 31, Taguig 30, Mandaluyong 25, Pasig 23, Las Piñas 21, Pasay City and Muntinlupa with 13 apiece. Navotas was the only LGU in NCR that had zero covid.
CALABARZON saw 165 cases today with Cavite claiming 62. The other provinces in this region were: Batangas 37, Rizal 32, Laguna 25, and Quezon province 9.
Other provinces that saw double digits today were: Iloilo 41, Cebu 40, Bulacan 15, Pampanga 15, and Nueva Ecija 11.
HUCs (highly urbanized cities) with double digits today were Baguio City 13 and Davao City 11.
The province of Isabela reported 8 new cases today.