Since the beginning of the coronavirus epidemic, a total of 1,429,037 people have been infected with COVID-19 in Israel.
This is evidenced data provided by the press service of the Ministry of Health on the evening of January 5.
It is clarified that 12,554 new cases of infection were detected, 8,135 – since midnight. Of 202,159 tests, 6.63% gave a positive answer. Currently, 62,438 patients are active carriers.
As of today, 129 patients are in serious condition, 38 of them are connected to mechanical ventilation devices. Over the entire period of the coronavirus epidemic, 8,253 people died.
The number of Israelis vaccinated with the first dose reached 6,596,885. The second received 5,942,853, and the third – & ndash; 4 288 190.