43 patients deceased, 573 new patients, a total of 4204 positive tested people

Since yesterday, 573 people have tested positive for COVID-19, the disease caused by the novel coronavirus. This brings the total number of confirmed cases to 4204.

Since the last update, 43 patients have died of COVID-19. The number of  COVID-19 fatalities in the Netherlands is now 179. A total of 988 patients are or have been admitted to a hospital.

Most of the people who tested positive live in the province of Noord-Brabant, 1404 people. Noord-Brabant is followed by Zuid-Holland (585) and Noord-Holland (535). 

The actual number of infections with COVID-19 is higher than the number of reports in this update because not everyone suspected of a COVID-19 infection is tested.