Updated: May 4, 2020 (10:09am Est)-Covering COVID-19 across the Caribbean including recent statistics and coronavirus news tracking. We have included the number of confirmed cases, tests, and death toll due to the COVID-19
|Trinidad and Tobago||116||8||12||1,940|
|Antigua and Barbuda||25||3||7||151|
|St. Vincent Grenadines||17||+1||8||137|
|Saint Kitts and Nevis||15||7||294|
|Turks and Caicos||12||1||5||83|
|British Virgin Islands||6||1||2|
Data sources CDC, Worldometer and various Caribbean government agencies.
Links To Various Caribbean Government Official Health Departments
COVID-19 Real time updates provided by Johns Hopkins University
The data sources include the World Health Organization, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the European Center for Disease Prevention and Control, the National Health Commission of the People’s Republic of China, 1point3acres, Worldometers.info,BNO, state and national government health departments, local media reports, and the DXY, one of the world’s largest online communities for physicians, health care professionals, pharmacies and facilities.
Information about Coronavirus disease (COVID-19)
Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is an infectious disease caused by a new virus.The disease causes respiratory illness (like the flu) with symptoms such as a cough, fever, and in more severe cases, difficulty breathing. You can protect yourself by washing your hands frequently, avoiding touching your face, and avoiding close contact (1 meter or 3 feet) with people who are unwell.
How it spreads
Coronavirus disease spreads primarily through contact with an infected person when they cough or sneeze. It also spreads when a person touches a surface or object that has the virus on it, then touches their eyes, nose, or mouth.