489 deaths, 22,699 new infections over weekend
Altogether 489 patients died of a Covid-related illness over the weekend, while 22,699 new coronavirus infections were registered, koronavirus.gov.hu said on Monday.
So far 6,159,926 people have received a first jab, while 5,867,068 have been fully vaccinated. Altogether 2,765,500 Hungarians have received a booster jab.
The number of active infections stands at 189,753, while hospitals are treating 7,440 Covid-19 patients, 586 of whom need respiratory assistance.
Since the first outbreak, 1,157,568 infections have been registered, while the number of fatalities has risen to 35,611. Fully 932,204 people have made a recovery.
There are 48,217 people in official quarantine, while the number of tests taken stands at 8,666,739.