COVID-19

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

Barbados has received at least 331,000 vaccines since the start of the year. This number was obtained through the use of some Google-fu and information published on the Barbados Government Information Service website. The latter was searched, via Google, for certain key words and phrases including: vaccines, donations, Pfizer, AstraZeneca, Sinopharm, et cetera. Despite having…

Read More 300,000+ Vaccines Delivered to Barbados

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

I’ll be publishing a weekly snapshot showing the reported number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 across the Caribbean. The June 5th snapshot can be found here. Things to note: I define the Caribbean as member and associate member states of CARICOM. The focus is on reported confirmed cases only. However, the number of reported confirmed cases do not…

Read More COVID-19 vs The Caribbean: Confirmed Cases as at June 12 2020