From Iceland — COVID Roundup: One Domestic Case Yesterday, Outside Quarantine At Diagnosis

COVID Roundup: One Domestic Case Yesterday, Outside Quarantine At Diagnosis

Published March 18, 2021

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One new domestic case of the coronavirus were detected yesterday, according to the latest data from covid.is. This person was outside of quarantine at the time of diagnosis.

One person is currently hospitalised with the virus. 22 people are currently in quarantine, with another 32 in isolation. The 14-day incidence of infection per 100,000 people is now 2.5, up from 2.2 yesterday, while incidence at border screening is now at 6.5, up from 6.3 yesterday.

14,104 people have so far been fully vaccinated against the coronavirus, with 23,075 vaccinations underway. 37,179 people have received at least the first dose.

The schedule of which demographics are getting the vaccine and when can be found here (available only in Icelandic for now).

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

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