Covid-19 figures keep improving

Ljubljana – Slovenia’s coronavirus curve keeps falling both in terms of new cases and hospitalisations. A total of 4,542 new cases were confirmed on Wednesday, just over a third of the figure reported a week ago.

Government data shows a total of 513 patients were being treated in hospitals for Covid-19 as their main condition this morning, including 108 in intensive care units.

Hospitalisations thus fell by another 16 from yesterday where the number of ICU cases is down by two.

The overall number of patients with confirmed coronavirus infection in hospitals also fell, by 21 to 890.

This was after another 14 patients died yesterday after testing positive for coronavirus.

According to the National Institute of Public Health, the 14-day incidence per 100,000 people fell by 572 to 4,945 and the seven-day average of new cases by 1,077 to 5,581.

An estimated 104,310 people are actively infected in the country, which is a decrease of more than 12,000 from yesterday’s estimate.

The latest infections were picked from 2,446 PCR tests and 91,353 rapid antigen tests.