Three Covid deaths, 1,700 cases Thursday in Latvia

Three deaths from Covid-19 have been recorded during the past 24 hours in Latvia, according to the Disease Prevention and Control Center (SPKC) on September 22.

Of 8,107 tests carried out over the past day, 20.8% were positive, resulting in 1,685 confirmed new cases of infection. The 14-day cumulative incidence rate per 100,000 population rose from 787 Wednesday to 829 Thursday.

 

 

Since the beginning of the pandemic, 920,505 Covid-19 cases have now been recorded among Latvia's 1.9 million population. 

The total death toll since the beginning of the pandemic stands at 5,980. The latest three victims were aged over 70 years.

Monday hospital data from the National Health Service (NVD) show 379 patients being treated in hospitals, three of whom are displaying serious symptoms.

 

Covid-19 information

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

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