Altogether 270 patients died of a Covid-related illness over the weekend, while 21,219 new coronavirus infections were registered, koronavirus.gov.hu said on Monday. Fully 29% of new infections have been caused by the Omicron variant.
So far 6,319,434 people have received a first jab, while 6,059,382 have been fully vaccinated. Fully 3,417,089 Hungarians have received a booster jab. The number of active infections has risen to 137,951, while hospitals are treating 2,630 Covid-19 patients, 228 of whom are intubated on a ventilator. Since the first outbreak, 1,348,233 have been registered with the virus, while 40,507 deaths have been recorded. Fully 1,169,775 people have made a recovery.