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Covid-19 hits17 districts in Ashanti; Obuasi leads tally

Pandemic Coronavirus cases have been recorded in seventeen districts of Ashanti Region and Obuasi Municipal leading the tally with 47 confirmed cases according to the Ashanti Regional Health Directorate.

Mr Emmanuel Tenkorang

Ashanti Regional Health Director, Mr Emmanuel Tenkorang at a news conference on Wednesday stated that 17 of the 43 administrative districts in Ashanti Region have reported cases of Covid-19”.

Reported Covid -19 cases and deaths by District in Ashanti Region as of Wednesday day, 2020 May 6 have reached 163 with 5 deaths, 37 recoveries, 3 admissions and 11 Home based admissions.

Breakdown

Affected Covid -19 districts according to RHD:

  • Obuasi: 47 reoported cases, Death-1
  • Kwabere East: Cases- 21, Death- 0
  • Kumasi Metro: cases- 19, Deaths- 3
  • Asokwa: cases- 19, death- 0
  • Oforikrom: Cases- 10, Death- 1
  • AtwimaKwanwonma, Cases- 8 , Death- 0
  • AtwimaNwabiagya North: Cases: 6,Death-0
  • AsokoreMampong: Cases- 6, No death
  • Suame: Cases -5, No death
  • AtwimaNwabiagya South: Cases-4, no Death
  • Ejisu: Cases-3, no Death
  • Afigya Kwabere South: Cases- 3, no Death
  • Adansi South: Cases-3, no Death
  • Kwadaso: Cases-2, no Death
  • Bekwai: Cases: 2, no Death
  • Bosomtwe: Cases- 2, no Death
  • Sekyere East: Case-1, no Death
  • Sekeyere Afram Plains, Case 1, no Death

 

Sex Distribution

Sex distribution of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Ashanti Region indicates that females constitute 44% whilst 56% represent males.

Age Distribution

Young people in Ashanti Region within the working age group thus, between age twenty and fifty years have heavily being hit by pandemic coronavirus

Breakdown

Age Distribution of Cases Associated with Mortality of Covid -19 cases in Ashanti:

  • 19 years and below, Cases–11, Death-1
  • Age 20- 29, cases -49, Death-1
  • Age 30-39, Cases -33
  • Age 40-49, Cases- 26
  • Age 50-5, Cases -24
  • Age 60-69, cases -5, Death-1
  • Age 70- 79, Cases- 3, Death-1
  • Age 80 and above, cases 2, Death-1

Source: Newstimesgh.com/Joe Marfo

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Covid-19 hits17 districts in Ashanti; Obuasi leads tally

Pandemic Coronavirus cases have been recorded in seventeen districts of Ashanti Region and Obuasi Municipal leading the tally with 47 confirmed cases according to the Ashanti Regional Health Directorate.

Mr Emmanuel Tenkorang

Ashanti Regional Health Director, Mr Emmanuel Tenkorang at a news conference on Wednesday stated that 17 of the 43 administrative districts in Ashanti Region have reported cases of Covid-19”.

Reported Covid -19 cases and deaths by District in Ashanti Region as of Wednesday day, 2020 May 6 have reached 163 with 5 deaths, 37 recoveries, 3 admissions and 11 Home based admissions.

Breakdown

Affected Covid -19 districts according to RHD:

  • Obuasi: 47 reoported cases, Death-1
  • Kwabere East: Cases- 21, Death- 0
  • Kumasi Metro: cases- 19, Deaths- 3
  • Asokwa: cases- 19, death- 0
  • Oforikrom: Cases- 10, Death- 1
  • AtwimaKwanwonma, Cases- 8 , Death- 0
  • AtwimaNwabiagya North: Cases: 6,Death-0
  • AsokoreMampong: Cases- 6, No death
  • Suame: Cases -5, No death
  • AtwimaNwabiagya South: Cases-4, no Death
  • Ejisu: Cases-3, no Death
  • Afigya Kwabere South: Cases- 3, no Death
  • Adansi South: Cases-3, no Death
  • Kwadaso: Cases-2, no Death
  • Bekwai: Cases: 2, no Death
  • Bosomtwe: Cases- 2, no Death
  • Sekyere East: Case-1, no Death
  • Sekeyere Afram Plains, Case 1, no Death

 

Sex Distribution

Sex distribution of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Ashanti Region indicates that females constitute 44% whilst 56% represent males.

Age Distribution

Young people in Ashanti Region within the working age group thus, between age twenty and fifty years have heavily being hit by pandemic coronavirus

Breakdown

Age Distribution of Cases Associated with Mortality of Covid -19 cases in Ashanti:

  • 19 years and below, Cases–11, Death-1
  • Age 20- 29, cases -49, Death-1
  • Age 30-39, Cases -33
  • Age 40-49, Cases- 26
  • Age 50-5, Cases -24
  • Age 60-69, cases -5, Death-1
  • Age 70- 79, Cases- 3, Death-1
  • Age 80 and above, cases 2, Death-1

Source: Newstimesgh.com/Joe Marfo

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