COVID-19 growth decreases in NCR, surges in Cebu City, Davao City – Octa

1/23/2022 4:08:00 AM

Metro Manila is still at 'severe' risk for COVID-19, based on the average daily attack rate

Metro Manila is still at 'severe' risk for COVID-19, based on the average daily attack rate.

Metro Manila is still at 'severe' risk for COVID-19, based on the average daily attack rate

Other areas are still experiencing upward surges, including Cebu City, Davao City, and other highly urbanized cities (HUCs) in the provinces.While a decrease was recorded in Metro Manila, its average daily attack rate was still “severe” at 83.93. Baguio was also severe with an ADAR of 152.65. The city’s cases grew by 137% in a week.

Others may have larger case increases than the capital region, but were still measured to be “moderate” to “very high” risk when it came to the ADAR. In epidemiology, theattack rateis what measures the proportion of persons in a population who who get sick during a certain period.

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