In 2022, only 440 cases (1.5%) were recorded in rural areas.
In other updates, the WHO's latest epi report notes transmission and new cases in some world regions, including parts of Asia and in Pakistan.
Protection against ICU admission and death was 69% 1 week to 2 months after a bivalent dose and 50% at 4 to 6 months.
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