site.btaCOVID-19 Update: 293 New Cases, Test Positivity Rate at 4.5%
After 6,573 tests identified 293 new infections on Monday, 62.5% of which were of unvaccinated persons, the confirmed COVID-19 cases in Bulgaria reached 1,163,706, according to data posted on https://coronavirus.bg/. The test positivity rate now stands at 4.5%.
Sofia City Region tops the list of new cases with 102 positive tests, followed by Plovdiv Region with 26, Stara Zagora Region with 17, Kyustendil Region with 16 and Blagoevgrad Region with 15.
The active cases are 82,245. Currently, the hospitalized patients number 483, including 41 in intensive care. Of the 60 new hospital admissions, 81.7% were not vaccinated.
Another 1,716 COVID patients recovered over the last 24 hours, bringing the total to 1,044,355.
Thirteen fatalities were reported, of whom 92.3% were not vaccinated, and the death toll now adds up to 37,106.
With 639 new inoculations over the last 24 hours, 4,395,768 vaccine doses have been administered so far, 2,058,679 people are fully vaccinated, and 756,052 have received a booster jab.