Cyprus reports 1 death from COVID-19 and 80 new cases, 47 patients in hospitals

Cyprus Health Ministry announced 1 death from COVID and 80 new cases on Monday. Moreover it announced that 47 patients are receiving treatment in hospitals, 18 of whom are in serious condition.

The total cases since the pandemic broke out stand at 72,859 and the total number of deaths at 364.

The cases on Monday were detected from a total of 46,611 tests, (PCR and rapid) and the positivity rate stands at 0,17%.

The deceased is a male, 70 years old who passed away at the ICU of the Nicosia General Hospital. From the 364 deaths, 242 are male (66%) and 122 female (34%) and their media age is 78 years.

Of the 18 patients in serious conditions, the 11 are intubated, 1 is in the ICU and 6 in ACU.

From the 46,611 tests, 7,271 were done via PCR method and 39,340 were antigen rapid tests and the cases were detected as f

Source: Cyprus News Agency