538 new coronavirus infections recorded, positivity rate at 18%

Ljubljana – Slovenia recorded 538 new coronavirus cases on Monday for a positivity rate of 18.4%, as a rise on a weekly basis continues. Hospitalisations also continue to rise. One death was reported, show data by the tracker Covid-19 Sledilnik.

The number of patients with Covid-19 in hospital this morning rose by five to 146, and the number of patients in intensive care rose by three to 30, according to Covid-19 Sledilnik.

The rolling 14-day average of cases per 100,000 population rose from 241 to 252 and the number of active cases by 218 to 5,374, according to the National Institute of Public Health (NIJZ). The seven-day average of new daily cases was up by nine to 431.

Over 902,000 people or 42.8% have been fully immunised so far.