From Iceland — COVID Roundup: Four Domestic Cases Yesterday, All In Quarantine

COVID Roundup: Four Domestic Cases Yesterday, All In Quarantine

Published June 9, 2021

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Four new domestic cases of the coronavirus were detected yesterday, according to the latest data from covid.is. All of these individuals were in quarantine at the time of diagnosis.

One person is currently hospitalised with the virus. 248 people are currently in quarantine, with another 50 in isolation. The 14-day incidence of infection per 100,000 people is now 11.2, down from 11.5 yesterday, while incidence at border screening is now at 2.5, down from 2.7 yesterday.

105,590 people have so far been fully vaccinated against the coronavirus as of June 9th. Note that “fully vaccinated” means at least two weeks have passed since receiving both vaccinations. 92,565 vaccinations are underway, while 198,155 people have received at least the first dose.

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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