Number of new infections continues to fall

36 people were hospitalised with COVID-19 on Tuesday.  A further 145 patients were discharged.  In all 15,465 patients have been discharged from hospital after recovering from COVID-19.

1,128 patients are still in hospital with COVID-19.  The figure is down 174 on the day.

220 patients are in critical care – down 29 on the day.

36 deaths were reported including 16 hospital deaths plus 17 deaths in care homes.

In all 9,364 people have died of COVID-19 in Belgium.  48% died in hospital, 51% in care homes with others dying at home or elsewhere.

137 new COVID-19 infections have been reported taking the total number of confirmed cases to 57,592.

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