A roundup of the daily reports on the coronavirus pandemic from the countries of the region on Tuesday, May 11, 2021.
In the past 24 hours, 491 new cases of the coronavirus were registered, which is half the number of seven days ago when there were 894 new cases.
The number of active cases has decreased by 3.5% on the day and there are currently 8,632 active cases, Slovenia’s health ministry has reported. There are currently 477 hospitalised COVID patients and 131 of them are in intensive care units while 3 people died in the past 24 hours, bringing the country’s death toll to 4,299. The seven-day average of new cases has decreased by 553 and the government is considering relaxing some epidemiological measures.
In the past 24 hours 876 coronavirus cases and 46 deaths have been registered in Croatia, the national COVID-19 crisis management team said on Tuesday.
The number of active cases is 7,745 and includes 1,928 hospitalised patients, 217 of whom are on ventilators, while 21,766 people are self-isolating. To date 1,890,133 people have been tested for the virus, including 8,839 in the past 24 hours, 345,623 have been infected, 7,549 have died, and 330,329 have recovered from COVID-19, including 1,336 in the past 24 hours. To date 1,124,319 COVID-19 vaccine doses have been administered, with 894,881 people receiving the first and 259,438 both doses.
A total of 295 people have tested positive for the coronavirus and 48 passed away due to COVID-19 in Bosnia and Herzegovina in the past 24 hours, healthcare authorities reported on Tuesday.
In Bosnia’s Federation (FBiH) entity, 153 of 2,012 samples tested since Monday came back positive for the virus and 24 COVID-19 patients died.
In the other semi-autonomous entity, Republika Srpska, 110 of 769 people tested were positive and 23 died from COVID-19.
Bosna’s Brcko District reported 32 new infections and one COVID-19 fatality.
Over the last 24 hours, three patients died from COVID-19-related complications, and out of 1,494 tested people, 49 were positive for the coronavirus in Kosovo on Tuesday.
The death toll stood at 2,213, while 98,223 patients have recovered since the epidemic outbreak.
At the same time, 557,859 people have been tested, and 106,538 samples have returned positive for the virus.
Currently, there are 6,102 active cases of infection.