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COVID-19 blog, 19 July: thirty-four new positive test results have been added within the past 24 hours

The last 24 hours have seen 2,084 tests being analysed in Estonia in relation to coronavirus, of which the results of thirty-four (1.6%) of the initial tests were positive. A full 4,329 vaccine doses were also administered within the past 24 hours. In total, 599,428 individuals have been vaccinated against COVID-19 in Estonia, and 518,808 individuals have now received both doses. A total of 54.3% of the entire adult population has received at least one vaccine dose.

Based on the data in the population register, the highest number of new positive test results came from Harju County, where seventeen further individuals were found to have been infected. A total of ten of the new cases in Harju County were from Tallinn.

A further four new positive coronavirus test results each were added from Ida-Viru County and Rapla County, and a single case each from Jõgeva County, Lääne-Viru County, Pärnu County, and Tartu County. No new cases were added from any of the remaining counties. On five occasions the places of residence of those individuals who tested positive were not specified in the population register.

The number of cases for every 100,000 people in the last fourteen days is 50.80, and 1.4% of all initial tests have been found to be positive.

One new COVID-19 case has been opened within the past 24 hours, and eighteen patients are being treated in hospital

As of the morning of 19 July, hospital treatment is being supplied to eighteen patients who have COVID-19. Two patients require intensive care, and one of those patients has been placed on a ventilator. One new case has been opened within the past 24 hours.

In total, 6.9% of all individuals who have tested positive have required hospital treatment. The average age of those patients who are being treated in hospital is sixty. All told, ten of those patients who require hospital treatment are over the age of sixty (55.0% of the overall figure).

No new deaths were registered within the past 24 hours. Coronavirus has claimed the lives of 1,271 people in Estonia in total.

In total, 599,428 individuals have been vaccinated against COVID-19 in Estonia

As of this morning, a total of 599,428 individuals have been vaccinated against COVID-19, of whom 80,620 individuals have received one dose, and 518,808 individuals have received both doses. Of that total, 4,329 vaccine doses were administered over the past 24 hours, and 1,060,641 vaccine doses have been administered overall.

Vaccination against COVID-19 is now available for anyone who is at least twelve years of age. Time slots for vaccination against COVID-19 can be booked via the eBooking system or by calling the central phone number (1247) between 08:00 and 20:00. New time slots are being added into the system based on the arrival of fresh vaccine deliveries.

If you experience any technical issues or have any questions about booking a vaccination time via the digital reception service, please contact TEHIK on 7 943 943 or by sending an email to abi@tehik.ee (every day between 07:00-22:00).

Further information can be found on the Health Board’s website: www.terviseamet.ee/en/coronavirus-dataset

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In total, 154 individuals are being treated in hospitals due to symptomatic COVID-19

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