Denmark: BA.5 now dominant with nearly 60% of sequences

BA.2, BA.2.12.1, BA.2.9, BA.5, Coronavirus, Deaths, Denmark, Europe, Genome, Health, Healthcare, Hospitalization, Infection, Omicron, Reinfection, Testing, Transmission

Denmark’s latest Covid-19 report is out, and it shows another big increase in the BA.5 variant, which is now dominant in the country with nearly 60% of all sequences.

There were nearly 50 different variants of SARS-CoV-2 recorded in Denmark in the past month.


Denmark is seeing an increase in Covid-19 hospitalizations along with the rise in cases:


Denmark is seeing big increases in Covid-19 in wastewater too:


Full report:

Denmark – Covid-19 and other respiratory infections



Denmark: BA.5 set to outcompete BA.2 this week



** This post was originally published on June 24, 2022 **