118 infections confirmed as 7-day average continued to drop

Ljubljana – A total of 2,643 PCR tests were performed in Slovenia on Tuesday for 118 new coronavirus infections to be confirmed, with the seven-day rolling average dropping from 132 to 113, the government said. The situation in hospitals also improved slightly, while one Covid-19 patient died.

The test positivity rate for yesterday was 4.5%, a drop by 0.3 of a percentage point compared to Monday. In addition, 24,939 rapid antigen tests were performed.

A total of 121 Covid-19 patients were in Slovenian hospitals this morning, one fewer than on Tuesday, of whom 38 require intensive care, two fewer than yesterday.

According to the government, 250,016 people in Slovenia have so far recovered from Covid-19.

So far, 556,922 persons or 32.2% of the adult population have been fully immunised, including 430,691 or almost half of the population aged 50 or older.