The Health Agency announces 2565 new cases today with a positivity rate that has remained stable at 14.3% for the past days. There were, however 54 additional deaths today (highest from the past few weeks). NCR owned 865 or more than 1/3 of the country’s cases for the day.
The top hauler for the day went to Quezon City that continued to report not only triple digits but more than 200 cases (232 for today). Thirteen other LGUs in NCR reported double digits: Manila 99, Makati 69, Parañaque 66, Pasig 63, Las Piñas 58, Taguig 55, Pasay City 52, Mandaluyong 34, Valenzuela 32, Muntinlupa 28, Caloocan 26, Marikina 24 and San Juan 10.
Provinces outside of NCR that reported triple digits were: Cavite 120, Rizal 104 and Davao del Sur 102 (with Davao City contributing 84 of their cases). Provinces that had more than 50 but less than 100 cases today were: Laguna 76, Bulacan 97, Pampanga 85, Iloilo 63, Cebu 86, Cagayan Province 55, and Isabela 67.
Areas that saw higher than usual cases were: Bukidnon 43, Camarines Sur 35, and Zamboanga del Sur 47.