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

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

Published April 14, 2021

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

Two people are currently hospitalised with the virus. 199 people are currently in quarantine, with another 83 in isolation. The 14-day incidence of infection per 100,000 people is now 13.9, down from 16.1 yesterday, while incidence at border screening is now at 6.0, where it was 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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