Thailand discovered a total of 4,753 daily Covid-19 infections with 27 additional deaths in the past 24 hours, the Center for Covid-19 Situation Administration (CCSA) reported today, November 29th.
The fatalities were 14 men and 13 women with the most numbers recorded in Mae Hon Son with 3. 25 of them were Thai nationals and two were under confirmation. The age range was between 29 and 91 years old.
Most of them were reported with underlying health conditions, including hypertension (13), diabetes (9), hyperlipidemia (8), obesity (5), and kidney disease (7). Two of the fatalities were bedridden patients.
Of the new cases, 4,486 were found in hospitals and medical services (which includes contact tracing cases), 198 were from a proactive approach at previously reported clusters, 57 were from prisons, and the remaining 12 were imported cases.
A number of 77,811 patients are still under treatment/isolation/medical care. Of that, 1,369 patients are in critical condition including 330 on ventilators. This is roughly 1.75 percent of cases that are critical while 24.1 percent of that is critical enough for a ventilator.
Regarding the non-prison local infections, the highest number of patients were reported in Bangkok with 605, followed by Nakhon Sri Thammarat with 381, Songkhla with 354, Surat Thani with 254, Chiang Mai with 186, and Samut Prakan with 149. Meanwhile, Chonburi reported 147 daily infections today.
A total number of 235,121 people nationwide have received Covid-19 vaccines in the past 24 hours. Of that, 115,534 people had received their first shots, 89,759 people had received their second shots, and 29,828 people had received their third shots. This is roughly 66.6% of the total Thai population who have had their first shot of a Covid-19 vaccine, 57.0% who have had a second shot and are fully vaccinated, and 4.6% have had a third booster shot.
As of today, 6,165 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 2,111,566 cases with 2,013,021 recoveries and a total of 20,734 deaths since the start of the pandemic.
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