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COVID-19 blog, 18 June: fifty-six new positive test results have been added within the past 24 hours

The last 24 hours have seen 3,832 tests being analysed in Estonia in relation to coronavirus, of which the results of fifty-six (1.5%) of the initial tests were positive. A full 14,111 vaccine doses were also administered within the past 24 hours. In total, 536,363 individuals have been vaccinated against COVID-19 in Estonia, and 379,803 individuals have received both doses. A total of 49.5% 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 twenty-one further individuals were found to have been infected. A total of fifteen of the new cases in Harju County were from Tallinn.

A further twelve new positive coronavirus test results were added from Ida-Viru County, six from Pärnu County, five from Rapla County, three from Tartu County, two each from Saare County and Lääne-Viru County, and one each from Võru County and Lääne County. No new cases were added from any of the remaining counties. On three 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 56.10, and 1.5% of all initial tests have been found to be positive.

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

As of the morning of 18 June, hospital treatment is being supplied to fifty-two patients who have COVID-19. Five of those patients require intensive care, with two patients on a ventilator. Hospitals opened four new COVID-19 cases overall.

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 67. All told, thirty-five of those patients who require hospital treatment are over the age of sixty (67.3% of the overall figure).

No new deaths were registered within the past 24 hours. Coronavirus has claimed the lives of 1,267 people in Estonia in total.

In total, 536,363 individuals have been vaccinated against COVID-19 in Estonia

As of this morning, a total of 536,363 individuals have been vaccinated against COVID-19, of whom 156,560 individuals have received one dose, and 379,803 individuals have received both doses. Of that total, 14,111 vaccine doses were administered over the past 24 hours, and 875,578 vaccine doses have been administered overall.

Vaccination against COVID-19 is now available for anyone who is at least sixteen 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).

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