The Department of Health-Davao Center for Health Development recorded 7,454,792 total doses administered in Davao Region as of December 5, 2022.
Based on data, 94.7 percent or 3,595,553 individuals have one dose; 88.0 percent or 3,339,431 individuals are fully vaccinated; 17.7 percent or 671,012 individuals received the first booster shot with additional dose; and 3.4 percent or 128,750 individuals received a second booster shot.
DOH-Davao already announced that it is intensifying the administration of booster doses in Davao Region due to a shortfall.
Meanwhile, based on the regional situation update on Covid-19 in Davao Region as of December 5, 2022, healthcare utilization showed regional hospital capacity at 22.0 percent non-ICU bed use and 39.4 percent ICU bed use.
DOH-Davao reported that out of 324 Covid-19 admissions only 31 are severe and critical and out of the 31, only 13 (4.01% of the total admissions) are confirmed cases, while 18 are probable and suspects.
There are 3,339,431 individuals or 88 percent of the target population in the Davao Region are fully vaccinated.
It also shared that 175 new cases were recorded in the past week, which is lower by 37.9 percent than cases reported on November 21 to 27, 2022.
There were three actual death cases recorded in the past seven days wherein six cases are newly verified deaths recorded in the database.
DOH-Davao reminded the public to continue practicing minimum public health standards: wear the best-fitted mask, isolate when sick, double up protection with vaccination and boosters, and ensure good airflow.