Of 2,228 tests carried out, 8.4% were positive. The 14-day cumulative incidence rate per 100,000 population fell from 127.7 Thursday to 125.6 Friday. This is the lowest level since August 2021.
Since the beginning of the pandemic, 828,077 Covid-19 cases have now been recorded among Latvia's 1.9 million population.
📈 Pēdējo 24h laikā:— SPKC.gov.lv (@SPKCentrs) May 27, 2022
▫️veikti 2228 Covid-19 izmeklējumi;
▫️reģistrēti 188 jauni inficēšanās gadījumi, no tiem 70 nevakcinēti vai vakcinācijas kursu nepabeiguši, 118 vakcinēti;
The total death toll since the beginning of the pandemic stands at 5,823. The latest fatalities were all aged over 70 years.
Wednesday hospital data from the National Health Service (NVD) show 167 patients being treated in hospitals, 7 of whom are displaying serious Covid symptoms.
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.