Epidemic situation in Northern Ostrobothnia


The corona epidemic in Northern Ostrobothnia is at a baseline phase.

Confirmed coronavirus cases:


Coronavirus cases confirmed during the previous day


New infections in the previous 14 days


Incidence in the previous 14 days / 100,000 inhabitants


The number of patients in Oulu University Hospital OYS


Total number of confirmed cases/infections

Recommendations and restrictions in force in Northern Ostrobothnia

Mask recommendations (for over 12-year olds)

  • Always in public transport
  • Persons going to a coronavirus test on their way to the test and before the test result
    is confirmed, if there is a compelling reason to move outside their home.
  • Tourists and travellers, who have arrived in Finland from a risk area, when they proceed from
    the point of entry to self-quarantine, or if they have a compelling reason to move outside the
    home during self-quarantine.
  • For healthcare personnel and patients,
    family and relatives, students and visitors in hospitals and in other healthcare facilities.

The elderly and risk groups

  • Public and private service providers shall increase protective measures in their operations
    and activities, to ensure protection of high risk groups from coronavirus infection.
  • Careful consideration should be given to visits to the elderly and at-risk groups. It is recommended to use a mask and good hand hygiene when visiting.

Restaurants, bars ans licensed premises

  • In compliance with the Government guidelines
Pohjois-Pohjanmaalla kasvomaskin käyttöä suositellaan:


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