The latest figures from the Ministry of Health show that 179 new cases of coronavirus were discovered over the past 24 hours.

No further deaths from Covid-19 were reported today, meaning the total death toll in the Grand Duchy remains at 800.

9,435 tests were carried out, with 179 coming back positive. The positivity rate was 1.90%.

There are 54 patients in standard hospital care, down 11 from the last update, while the number in intensive care increased by two to 34.

As of yesterday, there were 2,607 active infections in Luxembourg, while 64,443 patients have recovered from the virus.

155,897 people have received their first vaccine dose in Luxembourg. 57,339 of those have received a second dose.

The R rate stands at 0.89.

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