On Tuesday 8 June 2021, Luxembourg's Ministry of Health reported 35 new COVID-19 (coronavirus) infections; there have been 818 fatalities (no new deaths since Monday) resulting from the virus to date.
35 Luxembourg residents tested positive on Tuesday from a total of 8,325 tests carried out the day before, representing 5.51 people per 100,000 inhabitants. The positivity rate was 0.42%. Wednesday 18 November 2020 marked the record daily high of 891 new cases.
The average daily increase (over a 7-day period) is currently 33.86.
A total of eighteen people are in hospital with the virus, including two patients in intensive care.
As per figures from Monday 7 June 2021, there are currently 698 active infections known, whilst a total of 68,775 people have recovered from the virus to date. The effective reproductive rate in Luxembourg stands at 0.90.
As of Monday, a total of 398,074 vaccinations had been carried out in Luxembourg (254,143 first doses, 143,931 second doses); 3,364 individuals received their first dose of the vaccine and 5,207 received their second dose on Monday.
The above graph shows the evolution of the spread of coronavirus in the Grand Duchy on a daily basis since 1 March 2020 (excluding 9 December, for which figures remain unknown), 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.
Since 24 August 2020, the Ministry of Health's published figures only include resident infection numbers, as opposed to earlier figures which included both residents and non-residents (i.e. cross-border workers).