Since the beginning of the coronavirus epidemic, a total of 1,353,689 people have been infected with COVID-19 in Israel.
This is evidenced by the data, provided by the press service of the Ministry of Health on the morning of December 17.
It is clarified that 838 new cases of infection were detected. Of the 95,479 tests, 2.76% gave a positive answer. Currently, active carriers are 6,542 patients.
Today, 79 patients are in serious condition, 42 of them are connected to artificial lung ventilation (ALV) devices. Over the entire period of the coronavirus epidemic, 8,230 people died.
The number of Israelis vaccinated with the first dose reached 6,438,561. The second received 5,815,500, and the third – & ndash; 4 147 339.