The latest figures from Luxembourg show that 168 new cases of coronavirus were discovered over the last 72 hours.

Monday's update contains the data from Friday, Saturday and Sunday, as the government has stopped releasing coronavirus figures on the weekend.

Of the 168 new cases, seven were reported on Sunday.

No new deaths from Covid-19 was reported, leaving the total death toll in the Grand Duchy at 835.

4,949 tests were conducted in total over the last 72 hours, with 279 in the last 24 hours. The positivity rate for yesterday was 2.51%.

There are 12 patients in standard hospital care with confirmed Covid-19 infections, down four from Friday's update, with eight patients in intensive care (unchanged).

As of today's update, there are 1,069 active infections in Luxembourg, while 76,026 people have recovered from the virus.

417,905 people have received their first vaccine dose in Luxembourg, while 783,832 doses have been administered in total. 403,462 people have been fully vaccinated as of the latest update.

As of yesterday, the R rate is at 1.05.

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