2,967 new coronavirus cases registered in Hungary


Image by Shutterstock.com

The number of active coronavirus cases in Hungary stands at 197,447, with 2,967 new cases and 185 new deaths registered since yesterday, according to data by government coronavirus information site koronavirus.gov.hu.

The death toll stands at 8,099.

Some 18% of active cases are located in Budapest.

The total number of confirmed cases stands at 302,989 up from 300,022 yesterday.

The number of recoveries has risen to 97,443.

Currently, 7,022 COVID-19 patients are hospitalized, 520 of whom are on ventilators.

So far, 2,504,837 tests have been conducted at accredited laboratories. Some 41,445 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 58,948. Pest County is the second most affected, with 38,412 cases, followed by Győr-Moson-Sopron County (17,926 cases).

The number of curfew violations registered by authorities throughout the country so far has reached 14,909.


European e-commerce soars during pandemic - study Analysis

European e-commerce soars during pandemic - study

Lawmakers approve 2022 budget Parliament

Lawmakers approve 2022 budget

Duncan Graham reelected as BCCH president Appointments

Duncan Graham reelected as BCCH president

Chain Bridge to be closed for traffic for 18 months City

Chain Bridge to be closed for traffic for 18 months


Producing journalism that is worthy of the name is a costly business. For 27 years, the publishers, editors and reporters of the Budapest Business Journal have striven to bring you business news that works, information that you can trust, that is factual, accurate and presented without fear or favor.
Newspaper organizations across the globe have struggled to find a business model that allows them to continue to excel, without compromising their ability to perform. Most recently, some have experimented with the idea of involving their most important stakeholders, their readers.
We would like to offer that same opportunity to our readers. We would like to invite you to help us deliver the quality business journalism you require. Hit our Support the BBJ button and you can choose the how much and how often you send us your contributions.