Morocco’s Ministry of Health recorded 4,346 new COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours. This brings the country’s total number of confirmed infections to 346,190.
Morocco also reported another 4,044 COVID-19 recoveries in the last 24 hours. The total number of recovered COVID-19 carriers in Morocco is now 314,237. The national recovery rate rose marginally to 86.3%.
Meanwhile, the Ministry of Health counted 70 more COVID-19-related fatalities, bringing the death toll to 5,985. The mortality rate remains steady at 1.6%.
The number of active COVID-19 cases in Morocco is 43,968 as of 6 p.m. on Wednesday, December 2. Morocco counts 991 patients with severe symptoms, including 135 of today’s newly-identified patients. Approximately 81 are under intubation, while 520 are under non-invasive ventilation. Health authorities in Morocco excluded 16,754 suspected COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours.
Approximately 3,631,695 suspected COVID-19 carriers have tested negative for the virus since the pandemic broke out in Morocco on March 2.
COVID-19’s geographic distribution throughout Morocco
Health authorities in the Casablanca-Settat region confirmed 1,314 new COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours, in addition to 11 fatalities. Casablanca-Settat has recorded the highest number of COVID-19 infections and fatalities of any region in Morocco.
The Rabat-Sale-Kenitra region confirmed 942 new cases. Rabat-Sale-Kenitra also recorded 10 additional deaths.
The Souss-Massa region reported 583 new COVID-19 cases and 11 more fatalities.
The Marrakech-Safi region confirmed 420 new COVID-19 cases and five additional fatalities.
The region of Tangier-Tetouan-Al Hoceima followed in today’s case numbers, reporting 401 new cases and eight new deaths.
The region of Laayoune-Sakia El Hamra confirmed 178 additional COVID-19 cases and one more fatality. The Oriental region recorded 124 new cases and seven more deaths. The region of Guelmim-Oued Noun confirmed 116 additional COVID-19 cases and one additional death. The region of Fez-Meknes confirmed 84 additional COVID-19 cases and nine additional deaths. The Beni Mellal-Khenifra region confirmed 76 new cases and four more deaths. The Draa-Tafilalet region recorded 73 new COVID-19 cases and two additional fatalities. The region of Dakhla-Oued Eddahab confirmed 35 additional COVID-19 cases and one additional death. SHARE THIS!