The latest figures from the Ministry of Health show that 162 new cases of coronavirus were discovered over the past 24 hours.

1 further death from Covid-19 were reported today, meaning the total death toll in the Grand Duchy now stands at 801.

8,667 tests were carried out, with 162 coming back positive. The positivity rate was 1.87%.

There are 53 patients in standard hospital care, down 1 from the last update, while the number in intensive care also dropped by 1 to 33.

As of yesterday, there were 2,492 active infections in Luxembourg, while 64,727 patients have recovered from the virus.

160,427 people have received their first vaccine dose in Luxembourg. 59,824 of those have received a second dose.

The R rate stands at 0.84.

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