Total COVID-19 cases in the Philippines already reached 388,137, according to DOH.
The total number of coronavirus cases in the Philippines already reached 388,137 with over 900 newly-reported cases, according to the Department of Health (DOH).
This, as the Department of Health gave an update on the total number of COVID-19 cases in the Philippines as of 4:00 p.m. today, November 4, 2020.
According to its COVID-19 Case Bulletin #235 dated November 4, 2020, the Department of Health recorded 987 newly-reported COVID-19 cases. This brought the total number of confirmed cases of coronavirus disease to 388,137.
Also, the Department of Health reported 31,679 total active cases wherein 82.6% were mild cases, 10.1% were asymptomatic cases, 4.7% were critical cases, and 2.6% were severe cases.
Moreover, the Department of Health identified the top five areas with the highest number of new coronavirus cases as of November 4 only: Davao City with 136 new cases, Iloilo with 67 new cases, Quezon City with 47 new cases, Taguig City with 43 new cases, and Iloilo City with 41 new cases.
Aside from the number of confirmed cases, the Department of Health had recorded 140 newly-reported recoveries, bringing the total number of recoveries to 349,091. Also, the Department of Health recorded 49 newly-reported fatalities, bringing the total number of coronavirus deaths to 7,367.
Meanwhile, DOH Sec. Francisco T. Duque III credited President Duterte’s commendation on COVID-19 surveillance and tracking of possible outbreaks to on-ground surveillance teams.