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The Covid-19 coronavirus situation in Sillamae, Estonia – updates and restrictions


Located in Estonia, the city of Sillamae (Sillamäe) has a population of 14K. The latest data indicates 579,316 cases of Covid-19 infection in Estonia as of June 25, 2022 ,with 2,588 deaths. This represents a 102 percent increase from August 20, 2021, when 1,281 people died and 138,488 cases were registered, and a 732 percent increase from January 14, 2021, when 311 people were died and 35,621 infected.
We will review in the table below the effects of Covid-19 on visitors and daily life in Sillamae.



Restriction Applied to Recent Update
Closing or restricting schools and universities

Students at colleges and universities

Closure of schools or their alterations so the school operation differs significantly from standard non-Covid-19 operations

The closure of workplaces and the move to working from home

Workers in offices

The authorities in Sillamäe recommend that companies close down or operate from home, or observe significant changes compared to pre-Covid-19

Cancellation of public events and shows

14K residents who live in Sillamäe

No cancellation of scheduled events for the public

Restrictions on gatherings

14K residents who live in Sillamäe

Gatherings can be held in Sillamäe without restriction

Public transportation shuts down

People who use public transportation

There are no measures to restrict public transportation

Order to stay at home or abstain from going out

14K residents who live in Sillamäe

No order to remain at home in Sillamäe

Movement restrictions between cities or regions

Intercity travelers

Unrestricted movement between cities and regions

Restrictions on international travel for foreign travelers

Foreign travelers

Foreign travelers are not subject to any restrictions

Campaigns aimed at informing the public

14K residents who live in Sillamäe

A coordinated campaign to inform the public through traditional or social media

Government policy regarding access to PCR tests (not antibody tests for immunity)

Symptomatic individual

Open public testing available to people who are asymptomatic, e.g. drive through tests




Changes in coronavirus status in the past few months



Restriction January 14, 2021 August 20, 2021

Closing or restricting schools and universities

Close all or some levels of educational institutions (ex. just high school, or only public schools)

Closure of schools or their alterations so the school operation differs significantly from standard non-Covid-19 operations

The closure of workplaces and the move to working from home

Employers may close their offices, or require their employees to continue working from their houses in certain circumstances

No reduction of workplaces in significant differences compared to non-Covid-19

Cancellation of public events and shows

All public events must be cancelled

No cancellation of scheduled events for the public

Restrictions on gatherings

Limits on gatherings of ten or fewer people

Restrictions on gatherings with more than 1,000 attendees

Restrictions on international travel for foreign travelers

Blocking entering from some regions

Quarantine arrivals into Sillamae from all, some, or most of the regions

Government policy regarding access to PCR tests (not antibody tests for immunity)

Conducting tests on any person showing symptoms of Covid-19

No Changes



*Credit and clarification: some of the data were collected from a variety of sources such as Oxford COVID-19 Government Response Tracker, Blavatnik School of Government, University of Oxford, And others. the data are for general information only, And we do not take responsibility for the use and accuracy of it. We wish you a safe and enjoyable trip!

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