Figure 7. Reproduction number R for Central Luzon from April 1, 2020 to April 26, 2020. The value of R has fallen below 1 by April 18 suggesting a flattening of the curve. Further monitoring is needed to make sure the value of R stays below 1. The region may be a candidate for GCQ on May 15 is the transmission continues to decrease, there is a decrease in new cases and health protocols including testing are met.