Sri Lanka’s COVID-19 death toll crossed the 16,000 mark on Sunday, after health officials confirmed 30 COVID-19 fatalities.
A total of 16,024 COVID-19 deaths have been confirmed to date.
Of this, 76.19% are over 60 years, 22.51% are between 30 and 59 years, and 1.29% are below 30 years.
24 COVID-19 deaths confirmed on Sunday were from the over-60 age group and six were from the 30 to 59 age group. Zero COVID-19 deaths were confirmed from the under-30 age group.
20 COVID-19 fatalities confirmed on Sunday were male and 10 were female. Of the total COVID-19 deaths, 9,034 are male and 6,990 are female.