Fully 214 patients, generally elderly with co-morbidities, died over the past 24 hours, while 3,607 new infections were registered, koronavirus.gov.hu said on Thursday.
So far 3,419,450 people have received a first jab, while 1,453,300 have been fully vaccinated. The number of active infections stands at 265,374, while hospitals are caring for 7,507 Covid patients, 876 of whom need respiratory assistance. There are 41,857 people in official quarantine, while 5,205,923 tests have been officially carried out. Since the first outbreak, 760,967 infections have been registered, while fatalities have risen to 26,001. Fully 469,592 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.