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12.08.2020

COVID-19 blog 12 August: eight new positive test results have been added in the last 24 hours

The last 24 hours have seen a total of 1,427 initial tests being analysed in Estonia in relation to the SARS-CoV-2 virus which causes COVID-19, with eight new positive test results being added. Based on the data in the population register, three positive test results came from Harju County (all of which were from Tallinn), two from Tartu County (one of which was from the city of Tartu), one from Jõgeva County, one from Põlva County and, in the case of one individual who tested positive, their county of origin was not specified in the population register. In two of the new cases, an...
11.08.2020

COVID-19 blog, 11 August: nine new positive test results have been added in the last 24 hours

The last 24 hours have seen a total of 1,493 initial tests being analysed in Estonia in relation to the SARS-CoV-2 virus which causes COVID-19, with nine new positive test results being added.  Based on the data in the population register, six positive test results came from Tartu County (four of which were from the city of Tartu), two from Harju County (one of which was from Tallinn), and one from Valga County. Both cases from Harju County were related to Tartu: in one case the infected individual was a close contact of a person who had previously been diagnosed, while the other...
10.08.2020

COVID-19 blog, 10 August: six new positive test results have been added in the last 24 hours

The last 24 hours have seen a total of 1,120 initial tests being analysed in Estonia in relation to the SARS-CoV-2 virus which causes COVID-19, with six new positive test results being added. Based on the data in the population register, the six positive test results came from Tartu County (four of which were from the city of Tartu). One of those cases to have been identified in the last 24 hours was related to an individual who had previously been infected; the origins of the infection in the remaining cases are still being investigated. In the course of its epidemiological...
09.08.2020

COVID-19 blog, 9 August: five new positive test results have been added in the last 24 hours

The last 24 hours have seen a total of 382 initial tests being analysed in Estonia in relation to the SARS-CoV-2 virus which causes COVID-19, with five new positive test results being added. Based on the data in the population register, three positive test results came from Tartu County (all three of which were from the city of Tartu). One of those cases to be been found in Tartu in the last 24 hours was connected to the Shooters Night Club. In another case, a close contact of a person who was ill has also been infected, and in the third case the origin of the infection is still being...
08.08.2020

COVID-19 blog, 8 August: fourteen new positive test results have been added in the last 24 hours

The last 24 hours have seen a total of 1,405 initial tests being analysed in Estonia in relation to the SARS-CoV-2 virus which causes COVID-19, with fourteen new positive test results being added. Based on the data in the population register, eight positive test results came from Tartu County (two of those being from the city of Tartu); three of the cases from Tartu County in the last 24 hours are linked to Shooters Night Club. There was one new positive test result each from Harju County, Jõgeva County, Lääne-Viru County, Saare County, and Põlva County. The case from Lääne-Viru County is...
07.08.2020

COVID-19 blog, 7 August: ten new positive test results have been added in the last 24 hours

The last 24 hours have seen a total of 961 initial tests being analysed in Estonia in relation to the SARS-CoV-2 virus which causes COVID-19, with ten new positive test results being added.  Based on the data in the population register, five positive test results came from Tartu County (three of which were from the city of Tartu) and two from Harju County (including one from Tallinn). In the case of three other positive test results, the county of origin remains unknown. In one case, the infection originated from Germany. The circumstances surrounding the remaining individuals...
06.08.2020

COVID-19 blog, 6 August: eleven new positive test results have been added in the last 24 hours

The last 24 hours have seen a total of 956 initial tests being analysed in Estonia in relation to the SARS-CoV-2 virus which causes COVID-19, with eleven new positive test results being added. Based on the data in the population register, four of the positive test results came from Tartu County, one from Harju County, one from Ida-Viru County, one from Viljandi County, and one from Võru County. In the case of three other positive test results, the county of origin remains unknown. The case from Ida-Viru County involves a sailor from the Yara Nauma cargo ship. The circumstances surrounding...
05.08.2020

COVID-19 blog, 5 August: twenty-two new positive test results have been added in the last 24 hours

The last 24 hours have seen a total of 961 initial tests being analysed in Estonia in relation to the SARS-CoV-2 virus which causes COVID-19, with twenty-two new positive test results being added. Based on the data in the population register, eight positive test results came from Tartu County (seven of which were from the city of Tartu), two from Rapla County and one from Ida-Viru County. Four of the new cases from Tartu County were related to Vabank and four were related to Naiiv. The two Rapla County cases and one Ida-Viru County case were also related to the Naiiv outbreak. According to...
04.08.2020

COVID-19 blog, 4 August: eleven new positive test results have been added in the last 24 hours

The last 24 hours have seen a total of 645 initial tests being analysed in Estonia in relation to the SARS-CoV-2 virus which causes COVID-19, with eleven new positive test results being added.  Based on the data in the population register, three positive test results came from the city of Tartu and two from Harju County (one of which was from Tallinn). There was one new positive test result each from Jõgeva County, Ida-Viru County, and Lääne-Viru County. In the case of three other positive test results, the county of origin remains unknown. Four new cases were added to the Vabank...
03.08.2020

COVID-19 blog, 3 August: one new positive test result has been added in the last 24 hours

The last 24 hours have seen a total of 257 initial tests being analysed in Estonia in relation to the SARS-CoV-2 virus which causes COVID-19, with one new positive test result being added. Based on the data in the population register, the one positive test result came from the city of Tartu and was related to the Vabank outbreak. In total so far, 29 people have fallen ill in connection with the Vabank outbreak, with seventeen of them in Tartu where 162 close contacts have also been identified. In addition to the party at the Vabank Night Club on 18 July which was attended by an infected...

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