Thailand discovered a total of 11,200 daily Covid-19 infections with 113 additional deaths in the past 24 hours, the Center for Covid-19 Situation Administration (CCSA) announced today, October 7th.
The fatalities were 67 men and 46 women with the most numbers recorded in Bangkok with 22. 110 of them were Thai nationals, two were Myanmar nationals, and one was a Cambodian national. The age range was between 19 and 100 years old.
Most of them were reported with underlying health conditions, including hypertension (59), diabetes (35), hyperlipidemia (23), obesity (6), and kidney disease (26). One of the fatalities was a bedridden patient.
Of the new cases, 9,996 were found in hospitals and medical services (which includes contact tracing cases), 1,046 were from a proactive approach at previously reported clusters, 138 were from prisons, and the remaining 20 were imported cases.
A number of 109,022 patients are still under treatment/isolation/medical care. Of that, 3,000 patients are in critical condition including 715 on ventilators. This is roughly 2.75 percent of cases that are critical while 23.8 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 1,279, followed by Samut Prakan with 795, Chonburi with 752, Yala with 740, Songkhla with 596, and Chanthaburi with 450.
A total number of 730,807 people nationwide have received Covid-19 vaccines in the past 24 hours. Of that, 268,797 people had received their first shots, 409,806 people had received their second shots, and 52,204 people had received their third shots. This is roughly 46.9% of the total Thai population who have had their first shot of a Covid-19 vaccine, 30.5% who have had a second shot and are fully vaccinated, and 2.2% have had a third booster shot.
As of today, 10,087 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 1,678,297 cases with 1,551,857 recoveries and a total of 17,418 deaths since the start of the pandemic.
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