The number of people having tested positive for COVID-19 (coronavirus) in Luxembourg stands at 6,793 (up 98 from Friday - 77 residents and 21 non-residents), with 8,597 residents and 1,776 non-residents tested over the past 24 hours.
There have been 114 fatalities (an increase of 2 since Friday) resulting from the virus, as of early evening on Saturday 1 August 2020.
The average daily increase (over a 7-day period) in cases is now 86.29. The average age of those testing positive is 43, with the ratio of men to women being 52% / 48%, while the median age of the victims who lost their lives to the virus is 85 (average age: 84). The current graph shows the rate of infection across all age-groups.
The number of people currently hospitalised with COVID-19 is 55, with 7 patients in intensive care. Currently there are 1,389 people known to be infected while 5,192 have reportedly recovered from COVID-19. The effective reproductive number in Luxembourg is currently 0.98.
The above graph shows the evolution of the spread of coronavirus in the Grand Duchy on a daily basis since 1 March 2020, with the orange line showing the daily numbers averaged over the past week; the graph below shows the total figures (cumulative) over the same period.