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300 cases of coronavirus confirmed Sunday in Latvia

Monday, March 29, 2021

On Sunday, March 28, Latvia recorded 324 new cases of Covid-19, according to the Disease Prevention and Control Center (SPKC). The total number of cases detected since the start of the pandemic now stands at 101,040. Of 4,591 tests carried out in the last 24 hours, 7.1% were positive, up on the 4.1% rate the day before, though far fewer tests were carried out Saturday than Friday. 4% is regarded as the threshold at which the virus is spreading in…

178 new cases of Covid-19 confirmed in Latvia

Monday, March 15, 2021

On Monday March 15, Latvia recorded 178 new cases of Covid-19, according to the Disease Prevention and Control Center (SPKC). The total number of cases detected since the start of the pandemic now stands at 93,959. Monday’s figures are generally the lowest of the week in absolute terms due to a smaller number of tests carried out on Sundays. Of 3,635 tests carried out in the last 24 hours, 4.9% were positive, virtually the same as…

Sunday brings 400 new cases of Covid-19 in Latvia

Monday, February 22, 2021

On Sunday February 21, Latvia recorded 410 new cases of Covid-19, according to the Disease Prevention and Control Center (SPKC). The total number of cases since the start of the pandemic now stands at 81,519. Of 4,819 tests carried out in the last 24 hours, 8.5% of tests were positive. 4% is regarded as the threshold rate at which the virus is spreading in an uncontrolled manner. The 14-day cumulative infection rate per 100,000 inhabitants remains…

808 new cases of Covid-19 on Friday in Latvia

Friday, February 12, 2021

The Disease Prevention and Control Center (SPKC) said 808 new cases of Covid-19 were confirmed in Latvia on Friday, February 12. The total number of cases since the start of the pandemic now stands at 75,509. Of 12,104 tests carried out in the last 24 hours, 6.7% of tests were positive, nearly the same as the 6.8% rate from the day before, when a near-identical number of tests was carried out. Pēdējo 24h laikā: veikti 12 104 Covid-19 izmeklējumi;…

Lithuania reports 1,774 new Covid-19 cases over the weekend

Monday, January 25, 2021

“Lithuania reported 773 new coronavirus cases on Sunday morning, in addition to 1,001 new infections reported on Saturday” – reported by LRT.LT Eighteen people were reported to have died from Covid-19 over the last 24 hours. Lithuania’s total coronavirus death toll currently stands at 2,649. Since the beginning of the pandemic, 176,624 cases of infection have been confirmed in the country. 119,085 people recovered. 52,892 people are considered active cases.…

Sunday brings 567 Covid-19 cases in Latvia

Sunday, January 17, 2021

Sunday in Latvia brought another 567 new cases of Covid-19, according to the Disease Prevention and Control Center (SPKC). The total number of cases since the start of the pandemic stands at 55,664 on January 17. The highest daily total so far remains December 31, when 1,861 new infections were confirmed. Of 6,576 tests carried out in the last 24 hours, 8.6% were positive, almost exactly the same as the…

Record daily COVID-19 case counts in all three Baltic states

Wednesday, December 30, 2020

Wednesday saw 1,367 new cases of COVID-19 confirmed in Latvia, according to the Disease Prevention and Control Center (SPKC). This is a new daily record, exceeding the 1,270 cases recorded on December 24. The total number of cases since the start of the pandemic stands at 39,043 on December 30 Of 11,971 tests carried out, 11.4% were positive. Unfortunately 23 deaths were also confirmed. Of those, four victims were aged 55-65, eight were aged 70-80, ten were aged 80-90…

Only 38% of COVID-19 cases can be traced in Latvia

Tuesday, December 29, 2020

Last week, only 37.8% of cases could be traced to where infection happened, said the Disease Prevention and Control Center (SPKC) December 28. Epidemiologists said that this figure was 62.4% the week before. Even though last week there were several holidays during which the number of COVID-19 tests was reduced, there is still an increase in the proportion of positive tests, which is an average of 10.6% this week (9.1% a…

Coronavirus update: Lithuania records 1,773 new cases, 15 deaths

Monday, December 28, 2020

Lithuania confirmed 1,773 new coronavirus cases over the last 24 hours, while 15 more people died of Covid-19, the country’s statistics office reported on Monday morning. During the same time, 305 people have been confirmed to have recovered from the infection. Around a third of the diseased were younger than 60, according to Justina Petravičienė of the National Public Health Centre (NVSC). Most of the new infections, around 40 percent,…

Coronavirus: Lithuania reports 2,691 new cases, becomes worst-affected country in Europe

Monday, December 28, 2020

Over the last 24 hours Lithuania registered 2,691 new coronavirus cases, the country’s statistics office reported on Friday. Nineteen people died of the disease. One of them was in their 30s, according to Statistics Lithuania, one more in their 40s. In all, Lithuania has reported 126,581 cases of coronavirus infection so far. Of them, 63,832 remain active cases, while 60,946 people have recovered. So far, 1,205 people have died from…