Eight patients died of a Covid-related illness in the past 24 hours, while 265 new coronavirus infections were registered, koronavirus.gov.hu said on Tuesday.
The number of active infections stands at 7,532, while hospitals are treating 513 Covid patients, 74 of whom need respiratory assistance.
Since the first outbreak, 821,526 infections have been registered, while fatalities have risen to 30,179. Fully 783,815 people have made a recovery.
So far 5,881,493 people have received a first jab, while 5,635,553 have been fully vaccinated. Fully 725,000 Hungarians have received a booster jab.
There are 4,520 people in official quarantine, while 6,901,433 tests have been officially carried out.
On May 21, the Hungarian government announced that most of Hungary’s remaining restrictions would be lifted upon reaching five million vaccinations. Further restrictions, such as the mask mandate, have been lifted as well after 5.5 million vaccinations were reached.
Detailed data on the more than 233 million confirmed cases worldwide, more than 4,7 million deaths, and more than 209 million recoveries can be found here and here by country.
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