THERE have been 281 new coronavirus cases recorded in the Hywel Dda health board area in according to today’s figures (Thursday, September 9).
Public Health Wales (PHW) data shows there were 202 new cases in Carmarthenshire, 38 in Pembrokeshire and 41 in Ceredigion since the last report.
The total number of cases across the three counties is now 24,701 – 15,195 in Carmarthenshire, 6,284 in Pembrokeshire and 3,222 in Ceredigion.
No new Covid-19 related deaths have been recorded in the Hywel Dda area, with the total now 496 for the duration of the pandemic.
In total 2,297 new cases of coronavirus have been reported across Wales today bringing the national total to 301,276 cases.
There have been 19,788 tests done since the last report.
There were nine new Welsh Covid related death reported with the total across Wales 5,721 deaths.
Across Wales, 2,364,393 have received a first dose of Covid-19 vaccine and 2,195,417 are fully vaccinated.
In Hywel Dda as of September 1, 558,694 first and second doses have been administered, 4,515 in the last seven days.
In Carmarthenshire (population 188,771) 134,486 first doses have been given (71.2 per cent) and 124,083 second doses (65.7 per cent).
In Ceredigion (population 72,695) 53,169 first doses have now been given (73.1 per cent) and 49,555 second doses (68.2 per cent).
In Pembrokeshire (population 125,818) 93,595 first does have been given (73.8 per cent) and 87,247 second doses (69.3 per cent).