COVID Roundup: 11 Domestic Cases Yesterday, Only Five In Quarantine At Diagnosis

COVID Roundup: 11 Domestic Cases Yesterday, Only Five In Quarantine At Diagnosis

Published April 7, 2021

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11 new domestic cases of the coronavirus were detected yesterday, according to the latest data from covid.is. Five of them were in quarantine at the time of diagnosis.

No person is currently hospitalised with the virus. 127 people are currently in quarantine, with another 132 in isolation. The 14-day incidence of infection per 100,000 people is now 22.6, dowm from 24 yesterday, while incidence at border screening is now at 6.5, down from 7.9 yesterday.

24,344 people have so far been fully vaccinated against the coronavirus as of April 3rd. Note that “fully vaccinated” means at least two weeks have passed since receiving both vaccinations. 25,915 vaccinations are underway. 50,259 people have received at least the first dose, while 74,603 have received both shots.

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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