55 test positive for COVID-19 out of 424 tested

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The Joint Information Center has reported 55 new cases of COVID-19 as of 4:35 pm Friday, Oct. 9.

Of the 55 new cases, 16 were identified through contact tracing. Two (2) cases reported recent travel from the United States and were identified in quarantine.

To date, there have been a total of 2,989 officially reported cases of COVID-19 with 58 deaths, 859 cases in active isolation and 2,072 not in active isolation. Of those cases, 2,709 are classified as civilians and 280 are military service members.

The following breakdown provides cumulative COVID-19 test results reported to the Joint Information Center on Friday, October 9 and reflects results from Thursday, October 8:

Laboratory

New Cases Reported on Friday, October 9

Samples Tested on Thursday, October 8

Total Negative Tests (March 12 – October 9)

Total Reported Cases (March 12 – October 9, 2020)

Department of Public Health & Social Services (DPHSS) Guam Public Health Laboratory (GPHL)

35

255

27,329

1,489

Department of Defense (DoD)

1

57

7,137

482

Diagnostic Laboratory Services (DLS)

1

1

7,275

487

Guam Memorial Hospital Authority (GMHA) Laboratory

3

28

5,139

234

Guam National Guard (GUNG) Laboratory

0

0

17

0

Guam Regional Medical City (GRMC) Laboratory

5

29

3,094

151

Private Clinics

8

52

1,506

137

Other Laboratories

0

0

N/A

2

Probable Case

2

2

9

7

AS OF 4:35 PM, FRIDAY,

OCTOBER 9, 2020

Total Confirmed:

55

Total Samples Tested:

424

Total Negative Tests:

51,506

Total COVID-19 Cases:

2,989

Profiles of Confirmed Cases

 

STATUS

MEDICAL STATUS

GENDER

RESIDENTIAL LOCATION

TRAVEL HISTORY2

AGE GROUP

Civilian:    2,709

Military:       280

Stable:             804

Hospitalized1:

  GMH:              52

         ICU:         12

  GRMC:             0

          ICU:          0

  Naval Hospital: 3
ICU:          2

Released:     2,072

Deaths:             58

Female: 1,392

Male:    1,597

North:        1,615

Central:         822

South:           402

Homeless:      04

Non-resident: 82

U.S.:               136

Dubai:             02

Japan:              01

Mexico:           01

Philippines:     25

Singapore:       01

Identified in Quarantine3:   135

90+:              07

80-89:           30

70-79:           87

60-69:         258

50-59:         428

40-49:         454

30-39:         585

20-29:         700

10-19:         272

0-9:             168

1Hospitalization rate is based on intake numbers reported to the JIC. This number may be subject to change.

2Some cases traveled to more than one country

3Includes home/self-quarantine and quarantine in a Government of Guam facility

For the latest information on COVID-19, visit dphss.guam.gov or guamrecovery.com. For inquiries on COVID-19, contact 311 through a local number, or call the Joint Information Center at (671) 478-0208/09/10.

(JIC Release No. 387)

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