No new coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Soite’s area — the vaccination coverage has increased
No new coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Soite’s area. The latest positive coronavirus infection was confirmed on the 30th of May 2021. The incidence of coronavirus infections in the Soite area during 14 days is currently 99.8/100.000 citizens.
Three COVID-19 patients are currently being treated at Central Ostrobothnian Central Hospital.
The Central Ostrobothnia regional COVID-19 authority task group has a meeting on Wednesday 2nd of June 2021 to assess the regional coronavirus situational picture and recommendations.
Vaccinations performed within the occupational health care have been added to the corona vaccination indicator — vaccination coverage in the area is already almost 60%
Soite’s coronavirus vaccination indicator has now been updated to include the vaccinations performed within the regional occupational health care, which increases the vaccination coverage for especially the working age population. For example among people aged 50 to 54, the vaccination percentage rose from 53 percent to 79 percent, among people aged 55 to 59 from 59 to 87 percent, and for ages 60 to 64 from 71 percent to 89 percent.
In total, 59.2% of the region’s population has now received the first vaccine dose and 15% the second vaccine dose.