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COVID-19 blog, 20 July: eighty-one new positive test results have been added within the past 24 hours

The last 24 hours have seen 3,119 tests being analysed in Estonia in relation to coronavirus, of which the results of eighty-one (2.6%) of the initial tests were positive. A full 5,859 vaccine doses were also administered within the past 24 hours. In total, 602,540 individuals have been vaccinated against COVID-19 in Estonia, and 522,502 individuals have now received both doses. A total of 54.6% 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 thirty-four further individuals were found to have been infected. A total of twenty-two of the new cases in Harju County were from Tallinn.

A further fifteen new positive coronavirus test results were added from Tartu County, nine from Pärnu County, four from Ida-Viru County, three each from Rapla County and Valga County, two from Lääne-Viru County, and one each from Jõgeva County, Lääne County, and Võru County. No new cases were added from any of the remaining counties. On eight 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 53.2, and 1.4% of all initial tests have been found to be positive.

No new COVID-19 cases have been opened within the past 24 hours, and fifteen patients are being treated in hospital

As of the morning of 20 July, hospital treatment is being supplied to fifteen patients who have COVID-19. Two patients require intensive care, and one of those patients has been placed on a ventilator.

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 fifty-seven. All told, eight of those patients who require hospital treatment are over the age of sixty (53.0% 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, 602,540 individuals have been vaccinated against COVID-19 in Estonia

As of this morning, a total of 602,540 individuals have been vaccinated against COVID-19, of whom 80,038 individuals have received one dose, and 522,502 individuals have received both doses. Of that total, 5,859 vaccine doses were administered over the past 24 hours, and 1,066,488 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

As of the morning of 17 September there are 154 individuals with symptomatic COVID-19 who require hospital treatment. A total of 174 patients who have COVID-19 are currently receiving hospital treatment, including 123 patients who have not been vaccinated (which means 70.7% of the overall figure), and fifty-one patients who have been fully vaccinated (which amounts to 29.3% of the overall figure).