A total of 1,389,240 people have been infected with COVID-19 in Israel since the start of the coronavirus epidemic.
This is evidenced by data provided by the press service of the Ministry of Health on the morning of December 29.
It is clarified that 2,967 new cases of infection were identified. Of the 142,601 tests, 2.48% gave a positive answer. Currently, 17,260 patients are active carriers.
As of today, 88 patients are in serious condition, 39 of them are connected to mechanical ventilation devices. During the entire period of the coronavirus epidemic, 8,243 people died.
The number of Israelis vaccinated with the first dose reached 6,536,139. The second received 5,901,563, and the third – & ndash; 4 218 017.