Covid-19 : Twelve New Positive Cases and Forty Recoveries on Friday 5 March
Twelve new positive cases of COVID-19 were identified on Friday 5 March.
This therefore brings the overall health figures for the Principality to 2,009 people affected by the Coronavirus since the beginning of the health crisis.
This evening, 35 people are being treated at Princess Grace Hospital: 26 patients, 15 of whom are residents, are hospitalised. Moreover, this evening, 9 people, 3 of whom are residents, are in intensive care.
Today, there are 40 further recoveries to be noted. The total number of people who have recovered thus amounts to 1,810.
This Friday evening, 76 people are being monitored by the Home Patient Follow-up Centre, which provides medical support to people with mild symptoms, who are invited to self-isolate at home.
In line with the practices adopted by the World Health Organization and neighbouring countries in this regard, these daily health assessment figures report only on resident persons affected by the Coronavirus.
From now on, every Friday, the Prince's Government will give a weekly update on the vaccination strategy that has been implemented in the Principality.
The figures below are stated as of yesterday evening, Thursday 4 March inclusive:
- Number of people vaccinated: 8,449, i.e. the equivalent of 22.23% of the population.
- Number of people who have received the second dose of the vaccine: 7,163, i.e. 84.78% of those vaccinated.