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COVID-19 blog, 29 July: 222 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 222 (7.1%) of the initial tests were positive. In total, 171 of the new cases were unvaccinated (amounting to 77% of all new cases). A full 5,521 vaccine doses were also administered within the past 24 hours. In total, 630,435 individuals have been vaccinated against COVID-19 in Estonia, and 556,158 individuals have now received both doses. A total of 56.8% 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 ninety-six further individuals were found to have been infected. A total of sixty-two of the new cases in Harju County were from Tallinn.

A further forty new positive coronavirus test results were added from Pärnu County, twenty-five from Tartu County, thirteen from Võru County, ten from Ida-Viru County, and seven from Põlva County. Another six new cases each were added from Järva County and Lääne-Viru County, five from Viljandi County, three from Valga County, two each from Rapla County and Saare County, and one each from Jõgeva County and Põlva 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 107.80, and 3.5% of all initial tests have been found to be positive.

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

As of the morning of 29 July, hospital treatment is being supplied to thirty-seven patients who have COVID-19. One patient requires intensive care, having also been placed on a ventilator. Two of those patients who are being treated in hospital are fully vaccinated (with those two cases amounting to 5.7% of the overall figure of hospitalisations for COVID-19).

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-five. All told, sixteen of those patients who require hospital treatment are over the age of sixty (44.0% of the overall figure).

One new coronavirus death was registered within the past 24 hours, involving a 62-year-old man. Coronavirus has claimed the lives of a total of 1,272 people in Estonia.

In total, 630,435 individuals in Estonia have been vaccinated against COVID-19

As of this morning, a total of 630,435 individuals have been vaccinated against COVID-19, of whom 74,277 individuals have received one dose, and 556,158 individuals have received both doses. Of that total, 5,521 vaccine doses were administered over the past 24 hours, and 1,120,533 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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