Sixteen people in Bulgaria who tested positive for Covid-19 died last day, bringing the country’s disease-related death toll to 18,083, the national information system’s daily report dated July 3.
Of 16,184 tests, 82 – about 0.5 percent – were positive.
To date, 421,983 cases of new coronavirus have been confirmed in Bulgaria, a number that includes the deceased, the active cases and those who have recovered from the virus.
There are 8,618 active cases, down from 287 last day.
The report said 352 people had recovered from the virus the previous day, bringing the total to 395,282.
1313 patients with Covid-19 are in hospital, a decrease from 121 last day, and 155 in intensive care, a decrease of eight.
No medical staff tested positive the previous day, bringing the total to 13,445 so far, again a number that includes the deceased, the active cases, and those who have recovered from the virus.
The report said that 11,731 vaccine doses against Covid-19 were administered in Bulgaria last day, bringing the total to 1,785,306 since Bulgaria began its vaccination campaign on December 27, 2020.
A total of 818,364 people completed the vaccination cycle, including 6,189 on the previous day.
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