COVID-19 : weekly health update for the Principality
As of Monday 18 July, a total of 13,845 people have been infected with coronavirus in the Principality since the beginning of the health crisis, and 13,567 people have recovered.
Last week (from 11 to 17 July), 287 new positive cases of COVID-19 were recorded.
This evening, 49 people, including 36 residents, are receiving in-patient care at Princess Grace Hospital. One further patient, a resident, is in intensive care.
This Monday evening, 151 people are being monitored by the Home Patient Follow-Up Centre, which offers medical support to those with minor symptoms who are asked to self-isolate at home.
In accordance with the practices adopted by the World Health Organization and neighbouring countries in this area, this health update reports coronavirus cases among residents only.
The Prince’s Government is also releasing figures relating to testing. These figures include data up to Sunday 17 July inclusive.
- Number of tests carried out on residents and non-residents between 11 and 17 July inclusive: 2,375 PCR and antigen tests
- Positivity rate of tests carried out on residents and non-residents: 25.4%
- Incidence rate, i.e. the number of positive tests per 100,000 people over the past seven days: 733 (994 last week)
You can view the Principality’s daily health update on www.covid19.mc .