6,494 new coronavirus cases registered in Hungary


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The number of active coronavirus cases in Hungary stands at 120,115, with 6,494 new cases and 158 new deaths registered since yesterday, according to data by government coronavirus information site koronavirus.gov.hu.

The death toll stands at 16,146.

The total number of confirmed cases stands at 475,207 up from 468,713 yesterday.

The number of recoveries has risen to 338,946.

Currently, 8,270 COVID-19 patients are hospitalized, 833 of whom are on ventilators.

So far 3,891,778 tests have been conducted at accredited laboratories. Some 40,869 people are currently in compulsory home quarantine.

Looking at all diagnosed cases until now, Budapest remains the most affected area of the entire country, with the number of cases (both active and inactive) reaching 89,777. Pest County is the second most affected, with 62,605 cases, followed by Győr-Moson-Sopron County (27,202 cases).

The number of curfew violations registered by authorities throughout the country so far has reached 47,940.

Until now, 1,047,045 people have been vaccinated, and 314,485 of them have already received the second dose as well.


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