Of 5,510 tests carried out over the past day, 38% were positive, resulting in 2,111 confirmed new cases of infection. The 14-day cumulative incidence rate per 100,000 population rose from 772 Tuesday to 836 Wednesday. The last time morbidity was at this level was mid-April.
Since the beginning of the pandemic, 858,728 Covid-19 cases have now been recorded among Latvia's 1.9 million population.
📈 Pēdējo 24h laikā:— SPKC.gov.lv (@SPKCentrs) July 27, 2022
▫️veikti 5510 Covid-19 izmeklējumi;
▫️reģistrēti 2111 jauni inficēšanās gadījumi, no tiem 894 nevakcinēti vai vakcinācijas kursu nepabeiguši, 1217 vakcinēti;
The total death toll since the beginning of the pandemic stands at 5,887. All of the three most recent fatalities were aged over 80 years.
Tuesday hospital data from the National Health Service (NVD) show 189 patients being treated in hospitals, one of whom was displaying serious symptoms.
🏥 Aktuālā statistika par Covid-19 pacientu ārstēšanu stacionāros. Kopā stacionāros ārstējas 189 Covid-19 pacienti, tajā skaitā 83 ar pamatdiagnozi:— Nacionālais veselības dienests (@VMNVD) July 26, 2022
🟠 ar vidēji smagu slimības gaitu - 82
🟠 ar smagu slimības gaitu - 1
Jauni gadījumi - 27. Pēdējo 24h laikā izrakstīti - 36. pic.twitter.com/UBqHXNHrsG
A summary in English of the latest Covid-19 situation is available at this special government website.
You can find the latest Covid-19 statistics at this official website.
A hotline – 8989 – allows people to both register for vaccination and receive answers to questions about the process of vaccination will continue to operate. The number for medical emergencies is 113.
There is also a website to register for vaccination, https://manavakcina.lv which includes an English-language version.
If you have been fully vaccinated against Covid-19, or you have fully recovered from a confirmed case of it, you can obtain a digital certificate attesting to your status at the website https://covid19sertifikats.lv.
Latvia is also part of the European Union's wider Covid-19 certification scheme.