Coronavirus update (June 5): 47.152 confirmed cases

Coronavirus update (June 5): 47.152 confirmed cases

The RIVM (National Institute for Public Health and Environment) reports that, since the last update, another 210 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 47.152. 

Coronavirus situation in the Netherlands

Of the 47.152 people infected, another 15 people have died since yesterday*, June 4, bringing the death toll to 6.005. In total, 11.782 (+11) 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 5 47.152 (+210) 11.782 (+11) 6.005 (+15)
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


Manja van Kesteren

Managing Editor at IamExpat Media. Manja studied English and Creative & Professional Writing at the University of Wolverhampton in the UK. She has been working as a content editor and...

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