From: Exit News
Albania Coronavirus Update 16 July: 104 Deaths, 2137 Recovered, 99 New Cases, 1610 Active Cases, 3851 Total Cases

99 new cases of COVID-19 have been found in Albania during the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of cases since the beginning of the pandemic to 3851.

A 44-year old and a 64-year old from Tirana, as well as a 64-year old from Vlora, succumbed to the virus bringing the total number of victims to 104.

The new cases were found in Tirana (40), Fier (6), Kavaja (6), Dibra (5), Mirdita (5), Kruja (4), Devoll (4), Vlora (3), Saranda (3), Malësi e Madhe (3), Durrës (2), Kurbin (2), Korça (2), Elbasan (2), Lezha (2), Has (2), Lushnja (2), Prrenjas (2), Kukës (1), Berat (1), Pogradec (1), and Roskovec (1).

The infected include people who have had contact with previously diagnosed cases, but also new ones into whom epidemiological investigations continue.

2137 people have recovered.

Around 33,000 people have been tested since March.

There are currently 102 patients hospitalized with the virus, 11 are in intensive care, three are intubated in aggravated condition.

1610 cases are still active in the country mainly in Tirana (734), Durrës (209), Shkodra (199), and Vlora (104).


In case you notice symptoms of the virus, call the National Emergency number 127.

Citizens can also call the Green Line at 0800 40 40 for psychological counselling or any information regarding COVID-19.