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COVID-19 blog, 30 August: 255 new positive test results have been added within the past 24 hours

The last 24 hours have seen 2,726 tests being analysed in Estonia in relation to coronavirus, of which the results of 255 (9.4%) of the initial tests were positive. In total, 188 of the new cases were unvaccinated (amounting to 73.8% of all new cases). Sixty-seven infected individuals (amounting to 26.3% of the overall figure) had completed the vaccination process.

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

A further forty-four new positive coronavirus test results were added from Tartu County, twenty from Viljandi County, eighteen each from Võru County and Pärnu County, nine each from Jõgeva County and Põlva County, and eight each from Järva County and Ida-Viru County. Another six new cases were added from Valga County, four from Saare County, and three each from Rapla County and Lääne-Viru County. No new cases were added from any of the remaining counties. On six 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 334.00, and 7.6% of all initial tests have been found to be positive. In total, 594 of all individuals who were tested were fully vaccinated and 2,132 were unvaccinated.

Fifteen new COVID-19 cases have been opened within the past 24 hours, and 115 patients are being treated in hospital

As of the morning of 30 August, hospital treatment is being supplied to 115 patients who have COVID-19. Fifteen patients require intensive care, and ten patients have been placed on a ventilator. Ninety-six of those patients who are being treated in hospital have not been vaccinated (with eighty-seven of those individuals requiring treatment for symptomatic COVID-19), which means that 82.7% of all individuals who are being treated in hospital are unvaccinated.

In total, 6.7% 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-seven. All told, seventy-six of those patients who require hospital treatment are over the age of sixty (65.5% of the overall figure).

Two new deaths were registered within the past 24 hours, involving a 79 year-old woman and a 92 year-old woman. Coronavirus has claimed the lives of a total of 1,291 people in Estonia.

Overall, 724,258 individuals in Estonia have been vaccinated against COVID-19

As of this morning, a total of 724,258 individuals have been vaccinated against COVID-19, of whom 98,024 individuals have received one dose, and 626,234 individuals have received both doses. Of that total, 3,783 vaccine doses were administered over the past 24 hours, and 1,264,487 vaccine doses have been administered overall. In total, 64.0% of all adults have received at least one dose of the vaccine.

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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