The Scottish Government has recorded more than 3,300 new coronavirus cases and 17 deaths in the past 24 hours.

According to the latest figures, 3,349 new cases of Covid-19 have been recorded in the past 24 hours - just nine more than yesterday. 

Seventeen further deaths have been reported of someone who tested positive for the virus over the past 28 days - a drop from yesterday's figure of 26. 

The total death toll according to the measure used by the Scottish Government therefore stands at 9,375.

Separate figures produced by National Records of Scotland (NRS) which record the number of deaths where Covid was mentioned on a death certificate, put the figure at 11,818 as of November 7.

NRS figures include deaths where “suspected” or “probable” Covid-19 appears on the death certificate.

Of the 36,048 new tests for Covid-19 carried out which reported results in the past 24 hours – 9.8 were positive.

A total of 55 people are currently being treated in intensive care with recently confirmed Covid-19, with 759 in hospital who had recently contracted the virus overall.

A total of 4,325,523 people have received their first dose of a COVID-19 vaccination and 3,922,893 have received their second dose.