As of the afternoon of Monday 5th October, 2020 the Ministry of Health reported the following update on T&T’s COVID-19 status.
|Number of samples submitted to the Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA), the UWI and other local sites for testing for COVID-19||32,474|
|Number of samples which have tested positive at public and private facilities in Trinidad and Tobago||4,767|
|Total number of active cases||1,801|
|Number of deaths||82|
|Number of persons discharged from public health facilities||1,097|
|Number of recovered community cases||
The Ministry of Health provides the following update:
- 1 additional person has tested positive for COVID-19
- The Ministry of Health regrets to inform the public that there has been 1 additional COVID-19 related death. The person was a middle-aged male with pre-existing medical conditions. This brings the total number of COVID-19 related deaths to 82.