Scotland has recorded another 18 coronavirus deaths, as well as a further 3,261 confirmed cases of the virus.
The latest daily statistics from the Scottish Government showed that 8.8% of those tested for Covid-19 had a positive result.
Since the start of the pandemic a total of 8,532 people have died within 28 days of being confirmed as having the virus.
There were 1,005 people in hospital on Friday with recently confirmed Covid-19, down by six from the previous day.
The number of people who required treatment in intensive care was unchanged at 79.
Meanwhile a total of 4,172,573 people have now received their first dose of vaccine, with 3,824,074 of them having had two doses.
Booster doses are now being given to those aged over 50, starting with the most vulnerable, with the vaccination programme also having recently been extended to children aged between 12 and 15.