The latest figures from the Ministry of Health show that 189 new cases of coronavirus were discovered over the past two days.

Our push notification incorrectly stated 177 new cases. This has been updated in the article.

One further death from Covid-19 was reported today, meaning the total death toll in the Grand Duchy has reached 786.

As a reminder, the Ministry of Health is no longer publishing Covid-19 data on Sundays.

7,974 tests were carried out on Saturday, with 159 coming back positive. The positivity rate was 1.99%.

A further 1,609 tests were carried out on Sunday, identifying 30 cases. The positivity rate was 1.86%.

There are 79 patients in standard hospital care, down six from the last update, while the number in intensive care rose by five to 36, including a patient from the Grand Est region of France.

As of yesterday, there were 2,819 active infections in Luxembourg, while 61,539 patients have recovered from the virus.

118,118 people have received their first vaccine dose in Luxembourg. 45,973 of those have received a second dose.

The R rate stands at 0.92.

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