1,593 new coronavirus cases registered in Hungary



The number of active coronavirus cases in Hungary stands at 231,580, with 1,593 new cases and 101 new deaths registered since yesterday, according to data by government coronavirus information site koronavirus.gov.hu.

The death toll has increased to 27,802.

The total number of confirmed cases stands at 782,892 up from 781,299 yesterday.

The number of recoveries has risen to 523,510.

Currently, 5,031 COVID-19 patients are hospitalized, 587 of whom are on ventilators.

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 140,869. Pest County is the second most affected, with 108,669 cases, followed by Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén County (44,339 cases).

So far 5,415,983 tests have been conducted at accredited laboratories. Some 28,989 people are currently in compulsory home quarantine. 

According to the website, a total of 4,064,204 people have been vaccinated until today. The number of those who have received a second dose as well has increased to 2,016,350.

The number of curfew violations registered by authorities throughout the country so far has reached 67,077.


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