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Coronavirus: 28 Fatalities, 2,046 New Infections Reported over Weekend

Hungary Today 2021.10.11.

Twenty-eight patients died of a Covid-related illness over the weekend, while 2,046 new coronavirus infections were registered, koronavirus.gov.hu said on Monday.

The number of active infections has risen to 10,143, while hospitals are treating 715 Covid patients, 109 of whom need respiratory assistance.

Since the first outbreak, 829,456 infections have been registered, while fatalities have risen to 30,303. Fully 789,010 people have made a recovery.

So far 5,909,819 people have received a first jab, while 5,679,589 have been fully vaccinated. Fully 898,000 Hungarians have received a booster jab.

There are 5,339 people in official quarantine, while 7,071,702 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.

Tens of Thousands of Infections Per Day Predicted for November in Hungary by US Institute
Tens of Thousands of Infections Per Day Predicted for November in Hungary by US Institute

The effectiveness of such statistical forecasts is quite limited, but the epidemic curves so far have been predicted relatively accurately by the organization.Continue reading

Detailed data on the more than 238 million confirmed cases worldwide, more than 4,8 million deaths, and more than 215 million recoveries can be found here and here by country.

Featured photo illustration by Tamás Vasvári/MTI