Eight Covid deaths Wednesday in Latvia

On April 13, 2022, Latvia recorded 1,139 new cases of Covid-19 infection, according to the latest figures from the Disease Prevention and Control Center (SPKC).

Of the newly-confirmed cases, 298 cases were recorded in unvaccinated or not fully vaccinated people, while 841 were fully vaccinated.

Out of 5,577 tests carried out in the past 24 hours, 20.4% were positive. The 14-day cumulative incidence rate per 100,000 of the population continued to decline from 817 Tuesday to 748 Wednesday.

Since the beginning of the pandemic, 811,056 Covid-19 cases have now been recorded among Latvia's 1.9 million population.

Eight more Covid-related deaths were also confirmed, with all of the victims aged over 40 years. The total death toll since the beginning of the pandemic now stands at 5,680.

Tuesday hospital data from the National Health Service show 567 patients being treated in hospitals. 77 patients were admitted and 91 were discharged during the previous 24 hours. 14 patients are displaying serious symptoms.

 

 

Covid-19 information

A summary in English of the latest Covid-19 situation including restrictions still in place after April 1 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

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