From Iceland — COVID Roundup: Three Domestic Cases, All Outside Quarantine At Diagnosis

COVID Roundup: Three Domestic Cases, All Outside Quarantine At Diagnosis

Published April 13, 2021

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Three new domestic cases of the coronavirus were detected yesterday, according to the latest data from covid.is. None were in quarantine at the time of diagnosis.

One person is currently hospitalised with the virus. 147 people are currently in quarantine, with another 93 in isolation. The 14-day incidence of infection per 100,000 people is now 16.1, down from 18 yesterday, while incidence at border screening is now at 6.0, up from 5.7 yesterday.

28,056 people have so far been fully vaccinated against the coronavirus as of April 12th. Note that “fully vaccinated” means at least two weeks have passed since receiving both vaccinations. 33,078 vaccinations are underway. 61,134 people have received at least the first dose, while 89,190 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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