The deaths of nine people in Bulgaria who had tested positive for Covid-19 were registered in the past week, bringing the country’s total official Covid-19 death toll to 38 091, according to figures posted on December 26 on the unified information portal.
A total of 1274 new cases of Covid-19 were confirmed in Bulgaria in the past week, bringing the total to date to 1 291 288.
In the past week, the number of active cases decreased by 131, from 3959 to 3828.
As of the December 26 report, Bulgaria’s national Covid-19 morbidity rate is 34.74 per 100 000 population on a 14-day basis, down from 36.45 a week ago.
There are 339 Covid-19 patients in hospital in Bulgaria, 45 fewer than a week ago.
There are 35 in intensive care, five more than the figure in the December 19 report.
A total of 10 medical personnel tested positive for Covid-19 in the past week, bringing the total to date to 26 280.
A total of 4 602 636 doses of vaccines against Covid-19 have been administered in Bulgaria, including 1346 in the past week.
The report said that 2 074 754 people had completed the vaccination cycle, including 146 in the past week.
A total of 938 967 people have received a booster dose of vaccine, including 1180 in the past week.
The December 26 report said that 66 398 people had received a second booster dose with an adapted vaccine, including 1180 in the past week.
(Photo: Military Medical Academy)
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