From Iceland — COVID Roundup: One New Domestic Case, In Quarantine At Time Of Diagnosis

COVID Roundup: One New Domestic Case, In Quarantine At Time Of Diagnosis

Published February 9, 2021

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One new case of coronavirus was diagnosed domestically yesterday, according to the latest data from covid.is. This individual was in quarantine at the time of diagnosis.

13 people are currently hospitalised with the virus, with none in intensive care. 20 people are currently in quarantine, with another 28 in isolation, down from yesterday. The 14-day incidence of infection per 100,000 people is now 3.0, down slightly from 3.3 yesterday, while incidence at border screening is at 6.0, where it stood yesterday.

4,856 people have so far been vaccinated against the coronavirus, with 7,945 vaccinations underway.

More statistics and information can be found at covid.is or below.

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