Jakarta's Latest Official COVID-19 Figures as of September 5

Minggu, 05 September 2021 21:59 TP Moan Simanjuntak Nugroho Adibrata 290

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The Jakarta COVID-19 Quick Handling Task Force announces the latest information of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) cases as of September 5.

This target has been surpassed by Jakarta for some time. The number of people tested last week has reached 65,824

Jakarta Health Agency's Disease Prevention and Control Division Head Dwi Oktavia Tatri Lestari stated, based on the latest data, the swab tests had been carried out on 18,110 specimens. 10,141 of them were to diagnose new cases with 303 positive and 9,838 negative results. In addition, an antigen test was also held today, where 10,858 were tested, with 56 positive results and 10,802 negative results.

She furthered the WHO test target is 1,000 people tested by PCR per million populations per week (not specimens), meaning that the WHO target for Jakarta is a minimum of 10,645 people tested per week. "This target has been surpassed by Jakarta for some time. The number of people tested last week has reached 65,824, while 547,199 people have undergone the swab tests," she explained, as quoted by Jakarta PPID's press release, Sunday (9/5).

As for the number of active cases in Jakarta, date is 5,585 people who are undergoing self-isolation at home (including data of athlete's homestead) or decreased to 35 cases. While the total number of confirmation cases in Jakarta to date was 852,692 cases.

Of these cases, 833,765 people were cured with a cure rate of 97.8% and 13,342 people died with a world with a death rate of 1.6%, while Indonesia's death rate was 3.3%. The positivity rate in the last week in Jakarta was 3.9%, while Indonesia was 14.6%. WHO also set a standard percentage of positive cases of no more than 5%.

Meanwhile, the vaccination process is still ongoing. The total vaccination dose 1 was currently 9,889,919 people (110.6%) with the number of people being vaccinated in a 1-day dose as many as 23,574 people. As for the total vaccination dose 2 now reached 6,204,068 people (69.4%), with the number of people being vaccinated in a 2-day dose as many as 37,420 people.

Then the achievement of vaccination for children aged 12-17 years, for dose 1 had been carried out to 82.9% and the second dose covered 62.3%. While for residents aged 18-59 years, for dose 1 had been carried out to 117.4% and vaccination for dose 2 covered 69.5%. As for the elderly, vaccination dose 1 was done to 87.7% and vaccination dose 2 included 75.9%. While the mutual cooperation vaccination, for dose 1 had been given to 202,409 people and dose 2 covered 165,438 people.

Based on the daily reports on September 2 at 6 PM, there had been a total fine of Rp 3,300,000 from the raid results during PPKM Level 4 period against residents without masks, restaurants, food stalls, and cafes, as well as in offices, workplaces, and places of business.

To get vaccine, residents can go to the vaccination site. However, to speed up vaccination, they must register online via JAKI app or corona.jakarta.go.id/vaksinasi. By registering online, they may choose the schedule and place of vaccination themselves, as well as being able to pre-screening online test.

To find vaccination centers, you can access the Google Maps application, by writing "vaksin COVID-19".

The categories of residents 18+ who can be vaccinated in Jakarta are:

• Residents with Jakarta ID cards

• Residents with ID cards from outside Jakarta, but domiciled in Jakarta (bring domicile information obtained from the RT officer, not necessarily from the RT head)

• Workers in Jakarta who have ID cards from outside Jakarta (bring information from the workplace)

As for the information, the community also has the opportunity to donate with others in the large-scale social collaboration (KSBB) program. They can provide aid in the form of staple foods, fast food and cash. For further information, please visit corona.jakarta.go.id/kolaborasi.