Public Health updates list of low-risk countries; Japan still not included

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The Department of Public Health and Social Services (DPHSS) has issued an updated list of low-risk areas, which can be found at dphss.guam.gov.

Japan, Guam’s major tourism market, is still not included as COVID-19 continues to flare up in that country.

Also dropped were U.S. states Connecticut, New Hampshire, and New Jersey.

Low-Risk Areas include:

 

UNITED STATES

PACIFIC/OCEANIA

ASIA

OTHER COUNTRIES

• Maine

• New York

• Vermont

• American Samoa

• CNMI

• FSM

• Fiji

• Marshall Islands

• New Zealand

• Palau

• Malaysia

• South Korea

• Taiwan

• Thailand

• Austria

• Belarus

• Canada

• Denmark

• Estonia

• Finland

• France

• Germany

• Greece

• Hungary

• Iceland

• Ireland

• Italy

• Latvia

• Lithuania

• Netherlands

• Norway

• Slovakia

• United Kingdom

 

COVID-19 Low-Risk areas are determined by a calculated COVID-19 Area Risk (CAR) Score, which primarily assesses an area’s recently calculated Case Doubling Time, Test Positivity Rate and New Cases Per 100,000 population.

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.

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