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Coronavirus: Six Patients Die, 3,473 Registered Cases

MTI-Hungary Today 2020.05.16.

Six elderly patients have died in the past 24 hours, all of whom had an underlying illness, bringing the total number of deaths to 448, while the number of registered infections rose by 56 to 3,473, koronavirus.gov.hu said on Saturday morning.

Fully 1,371 patients have made a recovery, while the number of active infections has fallen to 1,654. Currently 570 coronavirus patients are being treated in hospital, 45 of whom are on a ventilator. Altogether 10,742 people are in official home quarantine.

Fully 131,429 tests have been carried out.

Budapest has the most registered cases (1,655), followed by Pest County (467) and Fejér County (355). Békés County (11) has the fewest.

You can find yesterday’s data here.

Detailed data on the more than 4 million confirmed cases worldwide and more than 250,000 deaths can be found here and here by country.

Featured photo illustration by Károly Árvai/kormany.hu