Wednesday 2 December, 2020

Bermuda's new COVID-19 case household contact of an imported case

A household contact of an imported case is the latest person to test positive for COVID-19 in Bermuda.

In the country COVID-19 update today it was reported there were 471 test results received by the Ministry of Health yesterday and one was positive for COVID-19.  

This most recent case is classified as local transmission with a known contact. The resident symptomatic having been under quarantine since November 12, as they were a household contact of an imported case. The imported case is a resident who arrived on November 7 and tested positive on their Day 4 test).

Bermuda now has 224 total confirmed positive cases. There are 19 active cases and all are under public health monitoring and none are hospitalised or in critical care.

A total of 196 people have recovered and the total number of deceased remains at nine. 

The average age of all of our confirmed positive cases is 53 and the age range of all of the positive cases is from seven to 101 years. The average age of all deceased cases is 74 and the age range is 57 to 91 years.

The source of all local cases is as follows:

  • 111 are Imported
  • 92 are local transmission, with known contact
  • 21 are local transmission with an unknown contact, and
  • none are under investigation

Bermuda’s country status remains at “sporadic cases.” 

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