site.btaCOVID-19 Update: 2,987 New Cases Confirmed, Test Positivity Rate Exceeds 28%
The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Bulgaria reached 1,198,359 after 10,653 tests identified 2,987 new infections on Monday, according to data posted on https://coronavirus.bg/ on Tuesday. The test positivity rate for the day is 28.03%.
The active cases number 20,081. There are 891 hospitalized patients with COVID-19. This includes 219 persons admitted to hospital on Monday, of whom 76% are unvaccinated, and 44 patients in intensive care.
Sofia accounts for 852 new infections, followed by Plovdiv with 303 and Varna with 222.
Another 1,432 people recovered from the disease in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of recoveries to 1,140,936.
Twelve people died on Monday (nine of them unvaccinated) and the death toll now stands at 37,342.
With 2,455 vaccine doses administered on Monday, the total number of doses stands at 4,460,244. There are 2,063,983 fully vaccinated people and 30,725 people with a second booster.