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No patients died over the weekend, while 521 new infections were registered in Hungary, koronavirus.gov.hu said on Monday.

Since the first outbreak, 812,227 infections have been registered, while the number of fatalities stands at 30,057. Fully 777,234 people have made a recovery.

The number of active infections has declined to 4,936, while hospitals are treating 98 Covid patients, 7 of whom need respiratory assistance.

So far 5,740,136 people have received a first jab, while 5,506,788 have been fully vaccinated.

There are 1,270 people in official quarantine, while 6,568,905 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.

Vaccination Paramount Before Fourth Wave Returns to Hungary in the Fall
Vaccination Paramount Before Fourth Wave Returns to Hungary in the Fall

The beginning of the school year, the return from vacations, and largescale events are all risk factors for an outbreak in the Fall.Continue reading

Detailed data on the more than 217 million confirmed cases worldwide, more than 4,5 million deaths and more than 194 million recoveries can be found here and here by country.

Featured photo illustration by Attila Balázs/MTI