The country continues to record double digits in the Covid-19 positivity rate which currently stands at 13.8%.

That’s according to the Health Ministry’s latest update.

In the update, 945 samples were tested.

Of that number, 138 confirmed cases were recorded.

This brings the number of confirmed cases to 51,542.

Meanwhile, four new Covid-19 deaths were recorded.

The deceased include three from St James and one in Kingston and St Andrew.

This brings the total number of Covid-19 deaths in the island to 1,167.

The number of active cases now stands at 3, 248.

In the meantime, recoveries in the latest update stands at 22.

This brings the number of recoveries to 46,773.

122 persons have been hospitalized, 34 are moderately ill and 16 are critical.