Five new Covid cases

15.09.2021 - 12:24
Five new Covid cases
There are currently 34 active Covid-19 cases in the country

Five people tested Covid positive yesterday, reports

All five were infected domestically. Three are linked to known chains of infection, while the infection source of the other two has not yet been established.

The daily numbers of positive tests over the past week have been as follows: 2, 5, 3, 0, 2, 4 and 5.

No-one is receiving hospital treatment for Covid, and 252 people are officially listed as being in quarantine.

 >> SEE ALSO Third Covid jabs available soon

According to the latest vaccination figures on, updated today, 37,477 people (69.9 percent of the population) have received the first shot of the vaccine, while 35,502 (66.3 percent) have received the second shot.

Plenty of vaccine doses are available to everyone aged 12 and over. Click here to book your vaccination appointment.

Those requiring assistance with filling in the forms can call 304545 on weekdays between 2pm and 4pm.


For further information about Covid-19 in the Faroes, visit

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