Fully 137 patients, generally elderly with co-morbidities, died over the past 24 hours, while 726 new infections were registered, koronavirus.gov.hu said on Tuesday.
So far 4,099,495 people have received a first jab, while 2,157,637 have been fully vaccinated. The number of active infections has declined to 223,802, while hospitals are treating 4,739 Covid patients, 549 of whom need respiratory assistance. There are 28,080 people in official quarantine, while 5,438,145 tests have been officially carried out. Since the first outbreak, 784,837 infections have been registered, while fatalities have risen to 28,045. Fully 532,990 people have made a recovery. So far, most infections have been registered in Budapest and Pest County, followed by the counties of Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén, Győr-Moson-Sopron and Hajdú-Bihar.