DAVAO CITY--Davao Region has recorded 11,227 recoveries from the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) as of Sunday (Jan. 11) since the pandemic was declared in March, the Department of Health in Region 11 (DOH-11) said.
In a regional situation update released Sunday evening, DOH-11 said Davao City tops with the most number of recovered patients at 7,928, followed by Davao del Norte-1,317, Davao del Sur-816, Davao Oriental-532, Davao de Oro-515, and Davao Occidental-119.
DOH-11 also reported of the 1,518 persons tested on Sunday, at least 231 tested positive for Covid-19, bringing the total number of active cases to 2,132.
The new cases consisted of three locally-stranded individuals (LSI), 159 local cases, and three cases that remain subject to further verification.
Of the new cases, 135 are from this city, 51 from Davao del Norte, 24 from Davao de Oro, 15 from Davao del Sur, and six are from Davao Oriental.
DOH-11 also reported seven new Covid-19 deaths in the region. (PNA)