From Iceland — COVID Roundup: Two Domestic Cases Yesterday, Both In Quarantine At Diagnosis

COVID Roundup: Two Domestic Cases Yesterday, Both In Quarantine At Diagnosis

Published May 14, 2021

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Two new domestic cases of the coronavirus were detected yesterday, according to the latest data from covid.is. Both of these people was in quarantine at diagnosis.

Four people are currently hospitalised with the virus. 330 people are currently in quarantine, with another 63 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 3.0, up from 2.7 yesterday.

65,011 people have so far been fully vaccinated against the coronavirus as of May 14th. Note that “fully vaccinated” means at least two weeks have passed since receiving both vaccinations. 82,581 vaccinations are underway. 147,592 people have received at least the first dose, while 203,735 have received both shots.

The schedule of which demographics are getting the vaccine and when can be found here.

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

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