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epidemic. Latest|Nearly 9,000 confirmed cases, seven-day average death toll, and cases of local mutated virus are on the rise

2022-11-26T23:14:27.161Z

Although the number of confirmed cases of the epidemic in Hong Kong dropped to 8,000 for two consecutive days, the 7-day average death rate was at a weekly high of 0.151%, and the 7-day average death toll rose sharply to 12.3, a new high since late September. Hong Kong yesterday



Although the number of confirmed cases of the epidemic in Hong Kong dropped to 8,000 for two consecutive days, the 7-day average death rate was at a weekly high of 0.151%, and the 7-day average death toll rose sharply to 12.3, a new high since late September.

In addition to 8,874 new confirmed cases and 9 more deaths in Hong Kong yesterday (26th), local cases with new mutated virus strains have risen sharply. Among them, the number of BQ. Local XBB also increased by 8 cases to a total of 80 cases.


Summary of yesterday's epidemic:


-An increase of 8,874 confirmed cases, a slight decrease of 0.05% from yesterday.

- There were 509 imported cases, accounting for 5.74% of the total cases; compared with 12,802 airport arrivals on the same day, the ratio was 3.98%, and the seven-day average ratio was 4.17%.

- 9 new patients died, the 7-day average mortality rate was 0.151%, the overall mortality rate was 0.51%, and the cumulative death rate was 10,672.

-The number of cases of the new mutant virus strain BQ.1.1 substrain in the local area has increased by 20 to 102, and the number of XBB cases has increased by 8 to a total of 80

- A total of 2,625 people were hospitalized, of which 347 were new infections, and 10 new cases were critical and 16 were serious cases.

Overview of yesterday's epidemic situation:

epidemic.

11.26|An increase of 8874 confirmed cases and an increase of 9 deaths

The latest effective reproduction rate of local cases at the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Hong Kong is 1.25, which means that one patient can infect more than one person, and the trend is towards a "plateau period".

(Photo from HKU Faculty of Medicine)

▼Weekly Epidemic Press Conference on November 24▼


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Li Jiachao: The quick test has "one line" except for occasional coughing and no serious health problems. The epidemic has not yet peaked. The first passenger train on the Kwun Tong Line will start tomorrow at 8:58 a.m. Rainbow departs for Tiu Keng Leng. The group enters and exits︱Yang Runxiong: The effect is not as expected by the industry. As the risks are under control, make as many arrangements as possible. Provided by "Wangang" Youth Recruitment Expo 4,100 positions Mainland students want to stay and work in Hong Kong: artificially high 12 places such as Golden Lion Garden Phase II, Baiyu Garden, Tianxinju, etc. 40,000 people have to be quickly tested for mandatory testing︱Add 51 sea-related love, Metropark Bay Pan and Landan Yau Ma Tei Fire Stations are also on the list

New crown vaccine: The picture is a photo released by the Associated Press on August 26, 2022, showing the packaging of a new version of the bivalent new crown vaccine in a Michigan factory in the United States. The vaccine was developed by the American pharmaceutical company Pfizer and the German biotech company BioNTech. It targets the new crown Virus variant strains Omicron subtypes BA.4 and BA.5, while protecting against the original strain.

(AP)

▼November 23 Chegong Festival Market Booth Bidding▼


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▼November 22, the last day of the Thai tour group visiting Hong Kong, went to Tsuen Wan to play side stove▼


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Fubitai bivalent vaccine arrives in Hong Kong on 12.1 and can be reserved as the fourth dose starting from 12.1. The fourth dose of Fubitai bivalent vaccine is optional

▼November 19 EGL Parade Talent Recruitment Day▼


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▼From November 20th to 21st, hundreds of fans will watch the World Cup opening match▼


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▼On September 22, Lu Chongmao and officials received the fourth dose of Sinovac vaccine and influenza vaccine▼


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The second phase of Golden Lion Garden, Baiyu Garden, Tianxinju and other 12 places have positive sewage and 40,000 people need to be tested quickly. The epidemic has not yet peaked.

Source: hk1

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