The total number of cases detected since the start of the pandemic now stands at 138,386.
Of 7,985 tests carried out in the past 24 hours, 0.5% were positive.
The 14-day cumulative infection rate per 100,000 inhabitants inched up very slightly from 28.9 Thursday to 29.1 Friday.
📈 Pēdējo 24h laikā:— SPKC.gov.lv (@SPKCentrs) July 23, 2021
▫️veikti 7985 Covid-19 izmeklējumi;
▫️reģistrēti 38 jauni inficēšanās gadījumi;
▫️nav saņemti ziņojumi par mirušajiem
☑️Pozitīvo gadījumu īpatsvars pret testētajiem: 0.5%
☑️14 dienu kumulatīvais rādītājs uz 100 000 iedzīvotāju: 29.1
No Covid-related deaths were reported Friday, so the death toll since the start of the pandemic stays at 2,549.
On July 23, 50 patients were being treated in Latvian hospitals for coronavirus symptoms. Of that number, 9 have serious symptoms.
🏥 Aktuālā statistika par stacionāros esošo Covid-19 pacientu ārstēšanu. Kopā stacionāros ārstējas 50 pacienti: 41 ar vidēji smagu slimības gaitu; 9 ar smagu slimības gaitu. Jauni gadījumi - 6. Pēdējo 24H laikā izrakstīti 6 pacienti. pic.twitter.com/oThKIp59Ng— NVD (@VMNVD) July 23, 2021
The number of fully completed vaccinations in the country stood at 655,291 on July 22.
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.