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Covid-19 data and charts for Barbados for the week ending September 16, 2021. As I mentioned in my “Covid-19 vs. Barbados – Sixty Days of Dashboard Data” post, these charts are derived from dashboard data published by the Barbados Government Information Service. If you share the charts above, please remember to reference caribbeansignal.com as the…

Read More COVID-19 vs. Barbados – September 17 Weekend Update

Sep 13 UPDATE: I have removed the Daily Test Positivity Rate chart. However, as it is a derived value – from published dashboard data – I will continue to track it in my Excel sheet. The Positivity Rate was calculated as follows (New Cases/Test Results)*100. However, this assumed that the Test Results being reported on…

Read More COVID-19 vs. Barbados – Sixty Days of Dashboard Data

The last time I researched and wrote anything COVID-19 related was back in June 2020. Back then, I wrote a series of weekly “Covid-19 vs. The Caribbean” articles. Every Friday night, I’d scour several data sources for reports of confirmed new cases across the Caribbean, compile the data into spreadsheets, and publish some basic analysis…

Read More COVID-19 vs The Caribbean: Deaths Per Capita

It it is critical for members of the public to heed the advice (and instructions) of regional governments and health authorities: Self isolation, sheltering in place, avoiding close contact, regular washing of hands, covering your mouth and nose when coughing and sneezing, and avoid touching your face if your hands are not clean. These steps…

Read More COVID-19 vs CARICOM: Number of Physicians Per Capita