The total number of cases detected since the start of the pandemic now stands at 137,747.
Of 6,891 tests carried out in the past 24 hours, 0.7% were positive, consistent with the roughly 0.5% rate of recent days.
The 14-day cumulative infection rate per 100,000 inhabitants continued its decline, from 38.2 Tuesday to 35.4 Wednesday. This is the lowest figure since October 6, 2020.
📈 Pēdējo 24h laikā:— SPKC.gov.lv (@SPKCentrs) July 7, 2021
▫️veikts 6891 Covid-19 izmeklējums;
▫️reģistrēti 48 jauni inficēšanās gadījumi;
▫️saņemti ziņojumi par 3 mirušajiem (viens cilvēks 40-49 gadu vecumā, viens 50-59 gadu vecumā, viens 80-89 gadu vecumā)
There were also three additional Covid-19 deaths confirmed Wednesday with one victim aged 40-49, one aged 50-59 and one aged 80-89. The death toll since the start of the pandemic stands at 2,534.
A summary in English of the latest Covid-19 situation including restrictions in place and rules on public assembly is available at this special government website.
You can find the latest Covid-19 statistics at this official website.
The dedicated hotline for Covid-19 related inquiries (24 hours, 7 days a week) is 8345. The number for medical emergencies is 113.
There is a Latvian language hotline 8989 which allows people to both register for vaccination and receive answers to questions about the process of vaccination.
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.
All arrivals to the country (including returnees) need to fill in an electronic declaration prior to coming to Latvia. It is available at the website covidpass.lv.
For the latest rules on entry and exit rules for international travellers, we have this summary.