Particularly for the 4th epidemic outbreak (from April 27, 2021 to present), Vietnam has 457,882 domestic infected cases, of which 236,086 patients have been declared cured.
The 5 provinces and cities with the highest number of cases are Ho Chi Minh City (221,254), Binh Duong (114,788), Dong Nai (23,766), Long An (22,044), Tien Giang (9,652).
About treatment, vaccination
During the day, 10,044 patients were declared cured, bringing the total number of cured cases to 238,860.
According to preliminary statistics, the number of seriously ill patients being treated is 6,295 cases, of which there are 4,006 cases of oxygen breathing through a mask, 1,259 cases of high-flow oxygen; 91 cases of non-invasive mechanical ventilation, 916 cases of invasive mechanical ventilation and 23 cases of ECMO (extracorporeal membrane oxygenation).
The total number of deaths from COVID-19 in Viet Nam as of August 30, 2021 is 11,064, accounting for 2.5% of the total number of cases and 0.4% higher than the death rate from COVID-19 in the world (2.1%).
Regarding vaccination, as of August 30, 2021, 244,853 doses of COVID-19 vaccine were administered. Thus, the total number of doses of vaccine injected was 19,966,724 doses, of which the 1st dose was 17,347,538 doses, and the 2nd dose was 2,619,186 doses.