Pakistan reported a total of 9,206 new cases during last seven days with a daily average of 1,315 new cases per day, down from 13,458 new cases that we reported last week, showing a decline of 30% week over week in new cases.

Not to mention, we have slopped down our new cases from a peak of 40,807 cases that we reported in seven days or an average or 5,829 cases registered per day during mid June.

While we lost 243 precious lives during the week, the number is 37% down from 333 deaths that we reported a week earlier.

Number of tests during the week stood at 149K or around 21K tests on average per day, which is slightly down from 155K tests we conducted in total a week earlier.

More in below graphs:

Province Wise Cases

Of new cases during the week, Sindh contributed around 57% or 5,304 cases during the week; which is high as regional standard but was down almost 30% from 7,474 new cases that the province reported during a week earlier.

Here’s how the rest of the provinces / regions performed:

New Cases During 7 DaysAvg Daily Cases% Change in Cases (WoW)
AJK11917 -62%
Islamabad28540 -42%
Punjab1882268 -40%
Balochistan16523 -34%
Sindh5,405743 -29%
GB14020 -21%
KPK1,311187 -18%
Total9,2061,315 -31%

Weekly Tests and Test to Positive Ratio

Number of tests conducted during the week remain almost flat with a slight decline. Overall a total of 149,468 tests were conducted during the week, down almost 6% from 155,598 tests that were conducted a week ago.

Check below graph that clearly shows that number of tests have remained same over the weeks, but positive cases have dropped significantly, and ultimately increased test to positive case ratio.

Test to positive case ratio during the week remained at around 6%, down from almost 25% that we witnessed during mid-June.

Overall Numbers

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