Coronavirus (Covid-19)Thailand

COVID-19 SUNDAY UPDATE: 22 deaths, 2,532 infections

PHOTO: 26 December Covid-19 Update (via The Thaiger)

Today, the CCSA reported 2,532 new Covid-19 infections, down 234 since yesterday, and 22 Coronavirus-related deaths, down 8 from yesterday. Since April 1, in the latest wave of the virus in Thailand, a total of 2,181,097 confirmed Covid-19 infections have been reported.

 

26DEC Covid-19 Snapshot
26DEC Covid-19 Snapshot

 

In the 24 hour period since the last count, the CCSA has reported 3,771 recoveries, up 34 from yesterday. There are now 36,135 people currently receiving treatment for Covid-19, down 988 from yesterday, including 813 in the ICU and 206 on ventilators.

 

COVID-19 SUNDAY UPDATE: 22 deaths, 2,532 infections | News by Thaiger

 

Of the new Covid-19 infections, 23 were found in correctional facilities, 37 were identified by community testing, and 2,412 were uncovered by walk-in testing. 962 antigen test kits were used, though their results are officially considered inconclusive.

 

COVID-19 SUNDAY UPDATE: 22 deaths, 2,532 infections | News by Thaiger

 

COVID-19 VACCINES

To celebrate Christmas, the Department of Disease Control reported no new vaccinations yesterday. The DDC recently revised the last 2 months of daily vaccination statistics to push the totals above 100 million. This week’s daily statistics are presented below.

While the official figures from the Department of Disease Control have been changed and revised frequently, with daily figures sometimes being changed by hundreds of thousands of vaccines, the below represents the most current information on Covid-19 vaccinations the DDC has released, however accurate it may be.

 

COVID-19 SUNDAY UPDATE: 22 deaths, 2,532 infections | News by Thaiger

 

OTHER COVID-19 NEWS

COVID-19 PROVINCIAL TOTALS

26DEC Covid-19 Tourist
26DEC Covid-19 Tourist

 

Kalasin, the site of a worrisome outbreak of the Omicron variant of Covid-19, had the 8th most infections in the nation. 4 provinces had no new Covid-19 infections today: Amnat Charoen, Sakon Nakhon, Sing Buri, Uthai Thani, and Yasothon. The provinces with the highest number of new Covid-19 infections over the last 24 hours are as follows:

PROVINCE TODAY FROM YESTERDAY TOTAL
1 Bangkok 414 438,168
3 Chon Buri 179 111,866
10 Nakhon Si Thammarat 144 47,234
2 Samut Prakan 79 131,858
30 Prachuap Khiri Khan 73 19,809
20 Chiang Mai 66 28,744
21 Surat Thani 60 28,374
50 Kalasin 55 10,227
35 Trang 54 17,655
14 Pathum Thani 51 40,868

 

Full provincial Covid-19 figures are below:

RANK CENTRAL PROVINCES TODAY TOTAL
1 Bangkok 414 438,168
2 Samut Prakan 79 131,858
4 Samut Sakhon 20 94,532
7 Nonthaburi 42 60,708
14 Pathum Thani 51 40,868
16 Nakhon Pathom 16 35,302
18 Saraburi 32 33,340
19 Ayutthaya 45 32,789
31 Lopburi 22 18,707
37 Nakhon Sawan 22 17,459
40 Suphan Buri 11 14,905
44 Phetchabun 31 11,666
46 Ang Thong 9 11,242
47 Nakhon Nayok 19 11,197
48 Samut Songkhram 6 10,944
52 Phitsanulok 17 9,363
55 Kamphaeng Phet 10 8,396
58 Sukhothai 4 6,323
61 Phichit 2 5,428
69 Sing Buri 0 3,565
70 Uthai Thani 0 3,458
74 Chai Nat 1 2,914
RANK EASTERN PROVINCES TODAY TOTAL
3 Chonburi 179 111,866
11 Rayong 33 45,974
15 Chachoengsao 48 35,661
22 Prachinburi 35 26,693
27 Chanthaburi 19 22,162
38 Sa Kaeo 9 17,239
53 Trat 9 9,292
RANK NORTHERN PROVINCES TODAY TOTAL
20 Chiang Mai 66 28,744
59 Chiang Rai 10 5,750
64 Lamphun 17 4,711
65 Uttaradit 4 4,617
68 Lampang 28 3,571
71 Mae Hong Son 31 3,330
73 Nan 6 2,928
76 Phayao 7 2,720
78 Phrae 1 2,069
RANK NORTHEASTERN PROVINCES TODAY TOTAL
17 Nakhon Ratchasima 33 33,357
25 Khon Kaen 44 23,956
28 Ubon Ratchathani 18 22,108
29 Udon Thani 15 20,818
33 Sisaket 17 18,040
34 Surin 5 17,777
36 Buriram 10 17,652
41 Roi Et 44 13,519
45 Maha Sarakham 16 11,333
49 Chaiyaphum 1 10,651
50 Kalasin 55 10,227
56 Sakon Nakhon 0 8,003
60 Yasothon 0 5,604
62 Nakhon Phanom 7 5,154
63 Nong Bua Lamphu 1 4,714
66 Loei 13 4,585
67 Nong Khai 2 4,510
72 Amnat Charoen 0 3,106
75 Bueng Kan 7 2,854
77 Mukdahan 4 2,561
RANK SOUTHERN PROVINCES TODAY TOTAL
6 Songkhla 49 65,208
8 Yala 35 48,454
9 Pattani 33 48,214
10 Nakhon Si Thammarat 144 47,234
13 Narathiwat 16 42,091
21 Surat Thani 60 28,374
32 Phuket 27 18,495
35 Trang 54 17,655
39 Chumphon 49 16,185
42 Phatthalung 47 13,358
43 Krabi 41 11,936
51 Ranong 7 9,811
54 Satun 28 8,510
57 Phang Nga 32 7,633
RANK WESTERN PROVINCES TODAY TOTAL
12 Ratchaburi 27 42,139
23 Tak 39 25,357
24 Phetchaburi 12 24,420
26 Kanchanaburi 29 23,824
30 Prachuap Khiri Khan 73 19,809
RANK PRISONS TODAY TOTAL
5 Prisons 23 86,932

 

SOURCE: CCSA

Neill Fronde

Neill is a journalist from the United States with 10+ years broadcasting experience and national news and magazine publications. He graduated with a degree in journalism and communications from the University of California and has been living in Thailand since 2014.