The latest figures from Luxembourg show that 5,497 new cases of coronavirus were discovered over the last 72 hours.

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

14,338 tests were conducted over the last 72 hours, yielding a positive rate of 41.21%.

There were 2,495 new cases on Saturday, 2,773 on Sunday and 229 on Monday.

Two new deaths from Covid-19 were reported, bringing the total death toll in the Grand Duchy to 945.

There are 59 patients in standard hospital care with confirmed Covid-19 infections, up three from the last update, with 12 patients in intensive care, down two from Friday.

There are 27,367 active infections in Luxembourg, while 114,755 people have recovered from the virus. The R rate is at 1.21, down from 1.10.

According to the the last report, 473,723 people have received their first vaccine dose in Luxembourg, while 1,205,466 doses have been administered in total. 456,567 people are fully vaccinated. 281,160 people have received an additional booster.

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