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Epi Week: 23/01/2023 - 29/01/2023

Most Recent Epi Data 08/11/2022
Most Recent Testing Data 08/11/2022
Current Situation

Zimbabwe has a moderate test-case ratio adjusted incidence, and incidence has increased week-over-week. The reported death rate is relatively low, and deaths have increased week-over-week.

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Warning Level 2: Yellow

A moderate outbreak or the possible start of a growing outbreak.

Warning Level 2: Yellow

Test-case ratio adjusted incidence

(New cases/1M/week)

132.5

Warning Level 2: Yellow

Trend in incidence rate

(Week-over-week change)

Increase from 0 to 1051 weekly cases

Warning Level 0: Gray

Test positivity

(14 day average)

9.4%

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)
261,725 150 5,654 1.7 1,598

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Tests

Test Positivity

Deaths

Cumulative Case Fatality

Public Health and Social Measures

PHSM data source | Mobility data source

Cases Tightening restrictions   Loosening restrictions
PHSM Stringency Index
Mobility change*
* in retail and recreation compared to baseline (3 Jan – 6 Feb 2020)
PHSM Timeline

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