Lithuania has registered 517 new coronavirus infections and ten deaths from Covid-19 over the past 24 hours, the country's statistics office said on Thursday morning.
Lithuania's 14-day coronavirus infection rate currently stands at 256 per 100,000 people.
Overall, 200,884 people have tested positive for Covid-19 in Lithuania since the start of the pandemic.
Currently 186,737 people are considered as having statistically recovered from COVID-19, and 7,117 as statistically ill, compared to the declared numbers of 141,983 and 51,871, respectively.
A declared patient is a person who has been diagnosed with the disease but their recovery has not been confirmed by their general practitioner. A statistical patient is a person who has been diagnosed with the disease in the last 28 days.
The statistical incidence rate may more accurately reflect the real situation, according to the statistics office.
A total of 3,294 people have died from Covid-19 in Lithuania so far. The overall number of deaths directly or indirectly related to the coronavirus has reached 6,594.
Overall, 2,114,751 molecular (PCR) tests for COVID-19 have been carried out in the country so far, including 7,537 in the past 24 hours.
Additionally, 626 antigen tests have been performed in the last 24 hours, too, bringing the total number to 35,286 tests.
The share of positive tests over the past seven days now stands at 7 percent.
A total of 189,903 people have received their first coronavirus vaccine shots so far and 76,810 have been given the second jab, including 8,831 and 2,124 in the last 24 hours, respectively.