For the week of October 20 to 26, most local government units (LGUs) in Cavite reported fewer than ten cases of COVID-19.
A total of 18 of Cavite’s 23 towns have a low average of cases, indicating that the daily new cases in those areas are decreasing and its growth rates are gradually on the decline.
These include the towns of Alfonso, Amadeo, Carmona, Cavite City, Gen. Mariano Alvarez, Gen. Emilio Aguinaldo, Indang, Kawit, Magallanes, Maragondon, Mendez-Nuñez, Naic, Noveleta, Rosario, Tagaytay City, Tanza, Ternate and Trece Martires City.
Ternate had the lowest 7-day average of COVID-19 cases among the mentioned towns after only two new cases were reported in a week.
Bacoor City maintained its lead with the highest average case count of 23.4, followed by Imus City (19.7), Gen.Trias City (15.3), Dasmariñas City (14.9), and Silang (10.3).
Meanwhile, with the exception of Gen.Trias City (1.29%), all of the towns in Cavite have an average daily attack rate (ADAR) of less than one.
The ADAR is calculated by dividing the number of new cases in a town or province over a two-week period by the population of the town or province.
Cavite, which is on Alert Level 3 until the end of the month, reported a total of 160,347 cases of the viral disease, 1,685 of which are active as of October 26.