31 COVID-19 fatalities confirmed on Tuesday

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Health officials confirmed 31 COVID-19 fatalities on Tuesday, raising the country’s COVID-19 death toll to 13,408.

According to the Department of Government Information, 23 persons over the age of 60 and eight persons in the 30 to 59 age group were among the COVID-19 deaths confirmed on Tuesday. Zero deaths were reported from the under-30 age group.

The Epidemiology Unit states that 76.54% of the total fatalities are over the age of 60, 22.29% of the fatalities are from the 30 to 59 age group, and 1.17% of the fatalities are below the age of 30.

Epidemiology Unit data shows that 7,491 fatalities are male, and 5,917 fatalities are female. Twenty COVID-19 deaths confirmed on Tuesday were male and 11 were female.