The country’s COVID-19 positivity rate is just over 24%.

In its latest update, the Ministry of Health reported a positivity rate of 24.6%.

The positivity rate follows the confirmation of 152 new cases.

They come from 619 samples tested in the last 24 hours.

50 of the new cases are from St. Catherine.

Two new COVID-19 deaths were recorded.

More than 3-thousand Jamaicans have died from COVID-19 since the start of the pandemic.

There were 164 recoveries reported in the update.

128 people are hospitalised with COVID.

41 are moderately ill, 6 are severely ill and 4 are critical.

86%of those hospitalised are unvaccinated.