Thailand discovered a total of 6,978 daily Covid-19 infections with 62 additional deaths in the past 24 hours, the Center for Covid-19 Situation Administration (CCSA) reported today, November 10th.
The fatalities were 29 men and 33 women with the most numbers recorded in Bangkok, Songkhla, and Ratchaburi with 5 each. 58 of them were Thai nationals and four were Myanmar nationals. The age range was between 9 and 102 years old.
Most of them were reported with underlying health conditions, including hypertension (28), diabetes (22), hyperlipidemia (13), obesity (5), and kidney disease (13). Five of the fatalities were bedridden patients.
Of the new cases, 6,387 were found in hospitals and medical services (which includes contact tracing cases), 237 were from a proactive approach at previously reported clusters, 346 were from prisons, and the remaining 8 were imported cases.
A number of 96,463 patients are still under treatment/isolation/medical care. Of that, 1,877 patients are in critical condition including 423 on ventilators. This is roughly 1.94 percent of cases that are critical while 22.5 percent of that is critical enough for a ventilator.
Regarding the non-prison local infections, the highest numbers of patients were reported in Bangkok with 864, followed by Songkhla with 479, Chiang Mai with 380, Pattani with 356, Samut Prakan with 233, and Nakhon Sri Thammarat with 224. Meanwhile, Chonburi reported 203 daily infections today.
A total number of 792,255 people nationwide have received Covid-19 vaccines in the past 24 hours. Of that, 239,164 people had received their first shots, 520,475 people had received their second shots, and 32,616 people had received their third shots. This is roughly 61.6% of the total Thai population who have had their first shot of a Covid-19 vaccine, 48.3% who have had a second shot and are fully vaccinated, and 3.7% have had a third booster shot.
As of today, 7,697 people fully recovered in the past 24 hours and have been released from field hospitals and quarantine centers. Thailand has now reached a total of 1,989,473 cases with 1,873,184 recoveries and a total of 19,732 deaths since the start of the pandemic.
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