Coronavirus update (June 4): 46.942 confirmed cases

Coronavirus update (June 4): 46.942 confirmed cases


The RIVM (National Institute for Public Health and Environment) reports that, since the last update, another 209 people in the Netherlands have tested positive for COVID-19, the illness that is caused by the new coronavirus. This means that the new total of infected people is 46.942. 

Coronavirus situation in the Netherlands

Of the 46.942 people infected, another 13 people have died since yesterday*, June 3, bringing the death toll to 5.990. In total, 11.771 (+12) patients are or have been admitted to hospital. As not all people are getting tested, the true number of people infected with the new coronavirus is higher than reported. 

*There may be a delay between the day of death and the day that it is reported. 

Date Confirmed cases Hospital admissions Deaths
June 4 46.942 (+209) 11.771 (+12) 5.990 (+13)
June 3 46.733 (+86) 11.759 (+9) 5.977 (+10)
June 2 46.647 (+102) 11.750 (+6) 5.967 (+5)
June 1 46.545 (+103) 11.744 (+9) 5.962 (+6)

Corona steps plan government

At the coronavirus press conference of Tuesday, May 19, Prime Minister Rutte and health minister De Jonge announced the government’s plans to slowly reopen the country. These measures are going through as planned, for now. Read about all of the steps here.

Manja van Kesteren


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