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Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) WHO Thailand Situation Report 174 - 22 April 2021 [EN/TH]

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SPOTLIGHT

  • Today, 1,470 new cases of laboratory-confirmed COVID-19 were announced by the Ministry of Public Health of Thailand bringing the total number of cases to date to 48,113. Seven new deaths were reported today.

  • Of the cases reported in Thailand to date, 62% (29,848) have recovered, 0.2% (117) have died, and 37.8% (18,148) are receiving treatment or are in isolation (14,555 are in conventional hospitals and 3,593 in field hospitals).

  • The 1,470 laboratory-confirmed cases reported today include

 1,370 cases detected through the routine surveillance system: (testing of people presenting at a healthcare facility for a variety of reasons, including presence of COVID-19 symptoms, contact with a case, concern about a possible exposure).

 100 cases identified through active case finding: (testing of people in the community at the initiative of public health authorities).

 No cases detected in quarantine after arriving in Thailand from another country.

  • Between 1 April 2021 and 22 April 2021, 19,250 confirmed cases have been reported, of which 14,249 were detected through the routine surveillance system, 4,852 through active case finding, and 149 are individuals who entered Thailand from other countries. In this time period, 23 cases have died.

  • The 45 provinces reporting more than 50 cumulative cases in the latest wave (1-22 April, 2021) are Uttaradit (51), Roi Et (53), Prae (54), Tak (55), Phattalung (59), Nakhon Panom (61), Kanchanaburi (62), Phayao (63), Mahasaramkam (67), Buriram (67), Chantaburi (73), Prachinburi (74), Saraburi (75), Lopburi (75), Si Saket (84), Nakhon Si Thammarat (100), Ratchaburi (141), Supanburi (145), Ubon Ratchathani (151), Lampang (154), Nakhon Sawan (166), Chachoengsao (173), Khon Kaen (176), Phitsanuloke (191), Lamphun (201), Chiang Rai (211), Ayutthaya (217), Sa Kaew (220), Udon Thani (221), Phuket (251), Phetchaburi (253),
    Surat Thani (272), Nakhon Ratchasima (273), Nakhon Pathom (291), Rayong (308), Songkhla (348), Pathum Thani (369), Narathiwat (441), Samut Sakhon (496), Samut Prakan (826), Prachuab Khirikhan (897), Nonthaburi (911), Chonburi (1,540), Chiang Mai (2,597), and Bangkok (4,775).