Of the total number of infected people in the country, the overwhelming majority are undergoing treatment at home, with 2,027 (-17) people being hospitalised in hospital units, of which 154 (-8) are in intensive care.

There are more than 452,000 under surveillance by the health authorities, as they have been in contact with other people who have meanwhile been diagnosed with the disease.

The number of recovered people is currently at 1,701,896, some 26,160 more people compared to the previous balance. Portugal still registers 454,821 active cases.