1,601 patients are currently in hospital with Covid. 312 are in intensive care. 170 are on a ventilator.
In the week to 14 February on average 38 deaths a day were linked to Covid. The figure is down 8.6% on the week. In all 21,750 deaths have been linked to Covid.
On average during the last seven-day observation period 1,786 new cases of coronavirus were confirmed each day. The figure is 19% down on the week. 741,205 people have tested positive since the start of the pandemic. The number of tests is down 7% on the week.
5% of tests come back positive. The figure has been stable for a number of days now.
By 15 February 370,019 people in Belgium had received their first shot of the corona vaccine. That’s 4.01% of the adult population. 203,755 people have had their second jab. 2.21% of the population.