Published: 2021-01-06 16:40
Last Updated: 2021-01-07 00:23
Jordan has recorded 15 deaths and 1,553 new COVID-19 cases Wednesday, bringing the total number of cases since the beginning of the crisis to 302,856.
The death toll has risen to 3,955.
The cases are:
-653 in Amman
-384 in Irbid, including 30 in Ramtha
-104 in Mafraq
-66 in Zarqa
-55 in Jerash
-33 in Aqaba
-18 in Tafilah
-94 in Balqa
-55 in Ajloun
-42 in Karak
-32 in Madaba
-17 in Ma'an, including one in Petra
A total of 75 cases have been admitted to the hospitals, and 78 have been discharged upon recovery.
There are a total of 16,174 active COVID-19 cases.
A total of 1,707 recoveries have been recorded from hospitals and home quarantine, bringing the total amount of recoveries since the beginning of the coronavirus crisis to 282,727.
A total of 29,594 PCR tests have been conducted Wednesday.
There are 627 patients receiving treatment in hospitals.
Wednesday, 5.25 percent of PCR tests have come back positive.