COVID-19 pandemic in San Marino

COVID-19 pandemic in San Marino
DiseaseCOVID-19
Virus strainSARS-CoV-2
LocationSan Marino
First outbreakWuhan, Hubei, China
Arrival date27 February 2020
(2 years and 1 week)
DateAs of 25 June 2021[1]
Confirmed cases14,369[2] (total)
Active cases263[2] (in quarantine or isolation)
Hospitalized casesUnknown (active)
Critical cases4 (active)
Recovered13,994[2] (total)
Deaths
112[2] (total)
Fatality rate2.06%
Government website
www.iss.sm

The COVID-19 pandemic in San Marino is part of the ongoing worldwide pandemic of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2). The virus was confirmed to have reached San Marino in February 2020.

As of 11 May 2021, with 5,083 confirmed cases out of a population of 33,600 (as of 2020), it was the country with the fourth-highest percentage of confirmed cases per capita at 15.13% – 1 confirmed case per 7 inhabitants. Also, with 90 confirmed deaths, the country has one of the highest rate of confirmed deaths per capita at 0.268% of the total population – 1 death per 373 inhabitants.[3] The crude fatality rate is 2.63%.[4] It was once declared "Covid-free" on 26 June 2020,[5] although on 9 July it had another case, and while this had recovered by the end of the month, the epidemics has returned later and most of recorded covid-assigned fatalities had happened after that.

Background

On 12 January 2020, the World Health Organization (WHO) confirmed that a novel coronavirus was the cause of a respiratory illness in a cluster of people in Wuhan, Hubei, China, which was reported to the WHO on 31 December 2019.[6][7]

The case fatality ratio for COVID-19 has been much lower than SARS of 2003,[8][9] but the transmission has been significantly greater, with a significant total death toll.[10][8]

Timeline

COVID-19 cases in San Marino  ()
     Deaths        Recoveries        Active cases
FebFebMarMarAprAprMayMayJunJun
Last 15 daysLast 15 days
Date
# of cases
# of deaths
2020-02-27
1(n.a.)
2020-02-28
2(+100%)
2020-02-29
3(+50%)
2020-03-01
8(+167%)
2020-03-02
9(+13%)1(n.a.)
2020-03-03
11(+22%)1
2020-03-04
16(+45%)1
2020-03-05
22(+38%)1
2020-03-06
24(+9%)1
2020-03-07
27(+13%)1
2020-03-08
37(+37%)1
2020-03-09
51(+38%)2(+100%)
2020-03-10
62(+22%)2
2020-03-11
69(+11%)3(+50%)
2020-03-12
72(+4%)5(+67%)
2020-03-13
80(+11%)5
2020-03-14
101(+26%)5
2020-03-15
109(+8%)7(+40%)
2020-03-16
115(+6%)9(+29%)
2020-03-17
119(+3%)11(+22%)
2020-03-18
127(+7%)14(+27%)
2020-03-19
144(+13%)14
2020-03-20
151(+5%)14
2020-03-21
160(+6%)20(+43%)
2020-03-22
175(+9%)20
2020-03-23
187(+7%)20
2020-03-24
18721(+5%)
2020-03-25
208(+11%)21
2020-03-26
218(+5%)21
2020-03-27
223(+2%)21
2020-03-28
224(+0.45%)22(+4.8%)
2020-03-29
229(+2.2%)24(+9.1%)
2020-03-30
230(+0.4%)25(+4.2%)
2020-03-31
236(+2.6%)26(+4%)
2020-04-01
23628(+8%)
2020-04-02
245(+3.8%)30(+7.1%)
2020-04-03
251(+2.4%)32(+6.7%)
2020-04-04
259(+3.2%)32
2020-04-05
266(+2.7%)32
2020-04-06
277(+4.1%)32
2020-04-07
279(+0.7%)34(+6.3%)
2020-04-08
308(+10.4%)34
2020-04-09
333(+8.1%)34
2020-04-10
344(+3.3%)34
2020-04-11
356(+3.5%)35(+2.9%)
2020-04-12
35635
2020-04-13
371(+4.2%)36(+2.9%)
2020-04-14
372(+0.3%)36
2020-04-15
393(+5.6%)36
2020-04-16
426(+8.4%)38(+5.6%)
2020-04-17
435(+2.1%)39(+2.6%)
2020-04-18
455(+4.6%)39
2020-04-19
461(+1.3%)39
2020-04-20
462(+0.2%)39
2020-04-21
476(+3%)40(+2.6%)
2020-04-22
488(+2.5%)40
2020-04-23
501(+2.7%)40
2020-04-24
513(+2.4%)40
2020-04-25
535(+4.3%)40
2020-04-26
538(+0.6%)41(+2.5%)
2020-04-27
53841
2020-04-28
553(+2.8%)41
2020-04-29
563(+1.8%)41
2020-04-30
569(+1.1%)41
2020-05-01
580(+1.9%)41
2020-05-02
58041
2020-05-03
582(+0.3%)41
2020-05-04
58241
2020-05-05
589(+1.2%)41
2020-05-06
608(+3.2%)41
2020-05-07
622(+2.3%)41
2020-05-08
623(+0.2%)41
2020-05-09
637(+2.2%)41
2020-05-10
628(-1.4%)41
2020-05-11
62841
2020-05-12
638(+1.6%)41
2020-05-13
643(+0.8%)41
2020-05-14
648(+0.8%)41
2020-05-15
652(+0.6%)41
2020-05-16
653(+0.2%)41
2020-05-17
654(+0.2%)41
2020-05-18
65441
2020-05-19
655(+0.2%)41
2020-05-20
656(+0.2%)41
2020-05-21
658(+0.3%)41
2020-05-22
661(+0.5%)41
2020-05-23
665(+0.6%)42(+2.4%)
2020-05-24
665(+0.6%)42
2020-05-25
666(+0.2%)42
2020-05-26
66642
2020-05-27
667(+0.2%)42
2020-05-28
670(+0.4%)42
2020-05-29
671(+0.1%)42
2020-05-30
67142
2020-05-31
2020-06-01
67142
2020-06-02
672(+0.1%)42
2020-06-03
674(+0.3%)42
2020-06-04
678(+0.6%)42
2020-06-05
680(+0.3%)42
2020-06-06
68042
2020-06-07
68042
2020-06-08
687(+1%)42
2020-06-09
688(+0.1%)42
2020-06-10
691(+0.4%)42
2020-06-11
69142
2020-06-12
694(+0.4%)42
2020-06-13
69442
2020-06-14
69442
2020-06-15
69442
2020-06-16
69442
2020-06-17
69642
2020-06-18
69642
Sources:
  • Press Office of Social Security Institute of San Marino (acronym ISS) provides daily update here

February 2020

On 27 February, San Marino confirmed its first case, an 88-year-old man with pre-existing medical conditions. He was hospitalised in Rimini, Italy.[11]

March 2020

On 1 March, seven more cases were confirmed and the Health Emergency Coordination Group confirmed that the 88-year-old man had died, becoming the first Sammarinese to die of the virus.[12]

On 8 March, the number of confirmed cases had increased to 36.[13]

On 10 March 63 cases were confirmed. On 11 March 66 cases were confirmed, and the death count increased to 3.[14]

On 12 March, confirmed cases count increased to 67 and the death count to 5.[15]

On 14 March, the government ordered a nationwide quarantine until 6 April.[16]

June 2020

San Marino was declared to have no active cases on 26 June. In total, 698 cases of COVID-19 had been identified, of whom 42 died and the remaining 656 recovered.[5]

July 2020

On 9 July, one case of COVID-19 was identified and isolated.[17] The patient recovered and by the end of the month, the number of active cases in the country returned to zero.[2][18]

December 2020

As 28 December, the total number of infected people is 2,275. There are 57 deaths and 1,955 recovered.

February 2021

On 2 February 2021, Fausta Morganti, who was Captain Regent between 1 April 2005 and 1 October 2005 died from COVID-19 at the age of 76.[19]

May 2021

Health Minister Roberto Ciavatta announced that anyone booking a hotel in San Marino for at least three nights could receive the Sputnik V COVID-19 vaccine for €50.[20]

As of May 2021, San Marino had administered 36,000 doses and fully vaccinated approximately 22,000 people.[20]

Statistics

Confirmed new cases per day

Confirmed deaths per day

See also

References

  1. ^ "Aggiornamento Epidemia COVID-19 a San Marino al 6 febbraio 2021" (in Italian). Istituto per la Sicurezza Sociale di San Marino. 28 February 2021. Retrieved 28 February 2021.
  2. ^ a b c d e "San Marino resta alta l'attenzione al Covid-19" (in Italian). Istituto per la Sicurezza Sociale di San Marino. 31 January 2021. Retrieved 28 February 2021.
  3. ^ "Death rate of COVID-19: Total confirmed deaths per million people". Our World in Data. Retrieved 9 April 2020.
  4. ^ "Case fatality rate of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic". Our World in Data. Retrieved 10 April 2020.
  5. ^ a b Torresi, Mauro (26 June 2020). "San Marino "Covid free": zero positivi in Repubblica, 40 le persone ancora in quarantena" (in Italian). San Marino Rtv. Retrieved 4 July 2020.
  6. ^ Elsevier. "Novel Coronavirus Information Center". Elsevier Connect. Archived from the original on 30 January 2020. Retrieved 15 March 2020.
  7. ^ Reynolds, Matt (4 March 2020). "What is coronavirus and how close is it to becoming a pandemic?". Wired UK. ISSN 1357-0978. Archived from the original on 5 March 2020. Retrieved 5 March 2020.
  8. ^ a b "Crunching the numbers for coronavirus". Imperial News. Archived from the original on 19 March 2020. Retrieved 15 March 2020.
  9. ^ "High consequence infectious diseases (HCID); Guidance and information about high consequence infectious diseases and their management in England". GOV.UK. Archived from the original on 3 March 2020. Retrieved 17 March 2020.
  10. ^ "World Federation Of Societies of Anaesthesiologists – Coronavirus". wfsahq.org. Archived from the original on 12 March 2020. Retrieved 15 March 2020.
  11. ^ "Coronavirus: primo caso nella Repubblica di San Marino". Altarimini.it (in Italian). 27 February 2020. Archived from the original on 28 February 2020. Retrieved 28 February 2020.
  12. ^ "Coronavirus: è morto il sammarinese ricoverato a Rimini". San Marino Rtv. 1 March 2020. Archived from the original on 1 March 2020. Retrieved 6 March 2020.
  13. ^ "Coronavirus: 36 casi, 10 in più. Sul decreto italiano: "i lavoratori potranno muoversi"". San Marino Rtv (in Italian). 8 March 2020. Retrieved 8 March 2020.
  14. ^ "Coronavirus a San Marino: si registra il terzo decesso, 7 nuovi casi". San Marino Rtv (in Italian). 11 March 2020. Retrieved 11 March 2020.
  15. ^ "Coronavirus updates". Istituto per la Sicurezza Sociale (in Italian). 12 March 2020. Retrieved 13 March 2020.
  16. ^ Nuovo decreto legge in vigore fino al 6 aprile (in Italian)
  17. ^ "Nuovo caso di Covid-19 a San Marino: subito identificato e isolato" (in Italian). Istituto per la Sicurezza Sociale di San Marino. 9 July 2020. Retrieved 8 August 2020.
  18. ^ "Guarito il sammarinese risultato positivo alla Covid-19 a luglio" (in Italian). Istituto per la Sicurezza Sociale di San Marino. 2020. Retrieved 8 August 2020.
  19. ^ Addio a Fausta Morganti, bandiera della sinistra sammarinese Corriereromagna.it
  20. ^ a b "San Marino offers tourists Sputnik vaccine for €50". The Local. 12 May 2021.

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