He described the reproduction number as ranging from 1.05 to 1.15. Regarding the novel coronavirus, 66 patients were hospitalized and four patients underwent artificial lung ventilation. However, there has been an increase in the number of emergency medical services trips for patients with COVID-19. Most of them are in the Kosice region.
The highest growth rates are in Georgia and Montenegro
Currently, the largest number of cases are found in Georgia, Montenegro, Kosovo, the United Kingdom and the United States. The fastest growing numbers are found in Kosovo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Hungary, Albania and Germany. Among the neighboring countries, neighboring Austria has the highest seven-day trend in infection with a rate of 104 cases per 100 000 population, followed by Ukraine (31 cases per 100 000 population) and the Czech Republic (13 cases per 100 000 population).
Zdroj: MZ SR
Full view of the current situation
The first dose of the vaccine against COVID-19 is in 43% of Slovaks, which is 2,351,423 people. 2,134,158 people were fully vaccinated in Slovakia. 60 percent of people over the age of 50 are vaccinated.
On Friday (September 3), it should be clear what the health sector’s position is towards vaccination with the third dose of the COVID-19 vaccine.
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