31 of 752 test positive for COVID-19; CAR score drops down further to 3.4

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The Joint Information Center has reported 31 new COVID-19 cases out of 752 tested.

To date, there have been a total of 6,920 officially reported cases of COVID-19 with 112 deaths, 803 cases in active isolation, and 6,005 not in active isolation.

Of these 31 cases, five (5) cases were identified through contact tracing. One (1) case reported recent travel and was identified in quarantine.

As of December 2, 2020, the COVID Area Risk (CAR) Score is 3.4. The CAR Score accounts for the incidence of new cases, how well current testing identifies these cases, and the rate of spread. An ideal CAR Score for Guam would be 5.0 and below. To learn more about the CAR Score, visit Strive for Five.

The following tables provide COVID-19 test results reported to the Joint Information Center on Wednesday, December 2 and reflects results from Tuesday, December 1:

COVID-19 CASE COUNT

TOTAL

NEW CASES

REPORTED TODAY

PAST 7 DAYS

COVID-19 CASES:

6,920

31

215

CONFIRMED CASES:

6,782

25

202

PROBABLE CASES:

138

6

13

 

COVID-19 DIAGNOSTIC TESTING ON GUAM

TOTAL

NEW DIAGNOSTIC TESTS

REPORTED TODAY

PERCENT

POSITIVE

COVID-19 TESTS

87,320

752

7.9%

MOLECULAR TESTS

85,348

442

8.0%

ANTIGEN TEST

1,972

310

7.0%

 

CASE BREAKDOWN

STATUS

TOTAL

CURRENT ISOLATION LOCATION

TOTAL

COVID-19 Death

112

Hospital

38

Active Isolation

803

Home

704

Not In Isolation

6,005

Isolation Facility

42

Civilian

6,597

Military

19

Military Service Member

323

 

COVID HOSPITAL CENSUS

Guam Memorial Hospital

Guam Regional Medical City

U.S. Naval Hospital

TOTAL

COVID ADMISSION

34

4

0

38

IN ICU

8

2

0

10

ON VENTILATOR

6

1

0

7