The total number of cases detected since the start of the pandemic now stands at 138,300.
Of 6,771 tests carried out in the past 24 hours, 0.9% were positive.
The 14-day cumulative infection rate per 100,000 inhabitants ticked up again from 28.5 Tuesday to 29.2 Wednesday.
📈 Pēdējo 24h laikā:— SPKC.gov.lv (@SPKCentrs) July 21, 2021
▫️veikts 6771 Covid-19 izmeklējums;
▫️reģistrēti 62 jauni inficēšanās gadījumi;
▫️saņemti 2 ziņojumi par mirušajiem (viens cilvēks 40-49 gadu vecumā, viens 80-89 gadu vecumā)
Sadly, two Covid-related deaths were also reported Wednesday, with one victim aged aged 40-49 years and the other 90-99 years. The death toll since the start of the pandemic stands at 2,550.
On July 20, 57 patients were being treated in Latvian hospitals for coronavirus symptoms.
The number of fully completed vaccinations in the country stood at 642,317 on July 20.
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.