As of Monday morning, 232 coronavirus patients are being treated in hospitals across Estonia and 686 new cases were recorded in the last day, data from the Health Board shows. There was one death.
There are 162 patients hospitalized in Estonia for a serious case of the coronavirus, of which 131 (80.9 percent) are unvaccinated and 31 (19.1 percent) are vaccinated. A total of 232 hospitalized patients have been diagnosed with the coronavirus, 70 are being treated for other illnesses. There are 18 patients in intensive care, 16 patients are under ventilators.
In total, 842,671 people have been vaccinated against COVID-19 in Estonia, with 816,963 of them having already received their second dose.
1,255 vaccine doses were administered since Sunday morning. There have been 292,019 booster doses administered in Estonia. 61.4 percent of the Estonian population have completed their vaccination process.
Estonia's rate of infections per 100,000 inhabitants over the past 14 days now stands at 807.69, data from the Health Board shows.
There was one death, involving a 86-year old woman. The coronavirus has claimed the lives of 1,940 people in Estonia.
How can the spread of coronavirus be stopped?
- Keep your distance in public places.
- Wear a mask in crowded places.
- Wash your hands frequently with soap and warm water.
- Cover your mouth and nose when you sneeze or cough.
- If you develop symptoms stay at home and contact a family doctor.
- Vaccinations against the coronavirus are widely available.
Editor: Kristjan Kallaste