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U.S. Embassy, Ljubljana: COVID-19 Health Alert (October 8, 2021)
October 8, 2021

Dear American Citizen in Slovenia:

Slovenia COVID-19 Statistics (as of 8 October 2021):

  • The number of active cases in the country decreased again from 12,644 last week to 11,860 today.  The 14 day incidence rate per 100,000 persons decreased from 600 to 562.
  • The number of hospitalized decreased slightly to 413 today, with 37 additional deaths in the past week.
  • Slovenia’s vaccination rate increased from 47.6% to 49% of the population fully vaccinated.

COVID-19 Vaccines

  • The Slovenian government is providing vaccines to all residents of Slovenia age 15 and over, including U.S. citizens with temporary or permanent residence cards; the U.S. Government strongly recommends that all eligible citizens get the vaccine as soon as possible.

For additional information, see our Embassy’s Covid-19 page.