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Zambia

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Epi Week: 17/01/2022 - 23/01/2022

Most Recent Epi Data 23/01/2022
Most Recent Testing Data 23/01/2022
Current Situation

Zambia has a high test-case ratio adjusted incidence, and incidence has decreased week-over-week. The reported death rate is moderate, and deaths have decreased week-over-week.

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Warning Level 4: Red

A very widespread or fast-growing outbreak.

Warning Level 4: Red

Test-case ratio adjusted incidence

(New cases/1M/week)

1,209.9

Warning Level 1: Green

Trend in incidence rate

(Week-over-week change)

-58.4%

Warning Level 2: Yellow

Death rate

(Deaths/10M/week)

19.0

Warning Level 1: Green

Trend in death rate

(Week-over-week change)

-27%

Variants of Concern Detected
Alpha(B.1.1.7), Beta(B.1.351), Delta(B.1.617.2), Omicron(B.1.1.529)

For more information on variants, visit Africa CDC Institute of Pathogen Genomics’ SARS-CoV-2 sequencing dashboard.

Cumulative Cases Daily Cases (7d Avg) Cumulative Deaths Daily Deaths (7d Avg) Cumulative Tests Daily Tests (7d Avg)
301,630 785 3,895 5 3,149,368 5,108

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Cumulative Case Fatality

Public Health and Social Measures

PHSM data source | Mobility data source

Tightening restrictions   Loosening restrictions

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