No Covid-19 deaths since Friday

Ljubljana – A total of 209 cases of coronavirus were confirmed in Slovenia over the weekend, a 30% increase over the weekend before. Since Friday no patient with Covid-19 has died, according to the Health Ministry.

The ministry does not release fatality or hospital figures at the weekend, but data released today shows 21 patients were hospitalised for Covid-19 as their main condition this morning, including three in intensive care.

On Sunday 71 new cases were confirmed, 138 were added on Saturday and 343 on Friday, which makes for a total of 552 in the three days.

Data from the National Institute of Public Health shows the 14-day incidence per 100,000 of the population is at 174, just one down from a week ago, as the 7-day average case count rose to 281, up by 43.