COVID wave in Bulgaria: Fresh 153 cases recorded
COVID wave in Bulgaria: Fresh 153 cases recorded

Bulgaria, during the last 24 hours, has recorded a total of additional 153 cases of the contagious novel coronavirus. The data has been shared in the unified information portal of May 15, 2022.

These fresh COVID-19 cases have been detected from the additional 3,140 tests conducted by the healthcare facilities of the European country on the last day. This brings the total count of active cases to 110,157 and the confirmed COVID cases (since the beginning of the pandemic) to 1,161,504.

Around 58.17% of new cases were unvaccinated. Along with this, two COVID-19 patients succumbed to the deadliest viral illness in the past 24 hours, taking the overall count of the European country’s death rate to 37,045. Of this, one COVID patient was not vaccinated.

Meanwhile, a total of twenty-two (22) patients recovered from the mutant and got discharged from the hospital facilities. With this, the total recovery rate of the Balkan state increased to 1,014,302.

At the present time, there are a total of 586 patients with COVID-19 virus in the hospital facilities, including the newly admitted 13 individuals. There are a total of fifty-four (54) individuals who are in intensive care units.

Additional 197 doses of the COVID-19 vaccines were administered during the last 24 hours, as per the official portal’s data.

Till May 14, 2022, there are a total of 2,057,777 Bulgarian citizens who are fully vaccinated by taking the recommended number of the WHO-approved COVID-19 vaccines. This number of individuals represents nearly 29.7% of the total targeted eligible population of the European country.

On the other hand, there are a total of 752,823 Bulgarian nationals who are fully vaccinated and have also taken their third dose (booster shots) of the COVID-19 vaccines, computing for around 10.8% of the total targeted eligible population of Bulgaria, as per the official data.