BA.2.75 variant found in the Netherlands
The BA.2.75 variant of the coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 has now also been found in the Netherlands. The variant was detected in a sample from 26 June 2022 taken in the region of Noordoost-Gelderland.
SARS-CoV-2 infections continue to rise
Upward trend in infections continues
Even after COVID-19 crisis, social isolation continues
Even after most coronavirus measures have been discontinued, some people are still living in social isolation to avoid COVID-19 exposure.
Decrease in SARS-CoV-2 hospital admissions, fewer people tested
1,214 patients with a SARS-CoV-2 infection were admitted to hospital in the Netherlands in the past week*, a decrease of 12% compared to the week before that.
More hospital admissions, decrease in positive COVID-19 tests
Increase in hospital admissions, cautious stabilisation in positive COVID-19 tests
Number of people who tested positive increases sixfold, reproduction number rises to 2.17
In the past week from 7-13 July 2021, the number of reported positive tests increased more than sixfold (+508%) compared to the previous week. This increase was observed in all security regions.