Cyprus reports one death from COVID and 146 new cases Tuesday, 61 patients in hospitals

Cyprus Health Ministry on Tuesday reported the death of a patient from COVID and 146 new cases bringing total deaths to 556 and cases to 120,761. The positivity rate stands at 0,27%. The Ministry said that 61 patients are in hospitals of whom 25 in serious condition. According to figures, 56.93% of the patients are unvaccinated.

Moreover, the Ministry announced that 11 post-COVID patients who are no longer infectious, are intubated in serious condition in ICUs. The new cases were detected from a total of 53,610 tests (rapid and PCR).

The deceased is a male 75 years old who died on 4 October at the ICU of Limassol General Hospital. Of the 556 deceased 353 are male (63%), and 203 female (37%) and the median age is 76,4 years.

Of the 25 hospitalized in serious condition, 13 are intubated, one is in an ICU and 11 in ACUs.

Source: Cyprus News Agency