Over the same time period, only 23,837 tests were performed (PCR: 9,948, RAPID: 13,889) due to holidays, with their positivity being 9%.
The announcement of EODY:
- The new laboratory-confirmed cases of the disease recorded in the last 48 hours are 2,146, of which 9 were identified after checks at the country’s gates. The total number of cases is 348,568, of which 51.3% are men. Based on the confirmed cases of the last 7 days, 36 are considered to be related to travel from abroad and 1,253 are related to an already known case.
- The new deaths of patients with COVID-19 recorded in the last 48 hours are 134, while since the beginning of the epidemic a total of 10,587 deaths have been recorded. 95.4% had underlying disease and / or age 70 years and older.
- The number of patients treated by intubation is 797 (61.6% men). Their median age is 68 years. 81.9% have an underlying disease and / or age 70 years and older. Since the beginning of the pandemic, 2,146 patients have been discharged from the ICU.
- The admission of new Covid-19 patients to the hospitals of the territory is 363 (daily change -16.74%). The average seven-day admission is 431 patients. The median age of cases is 44 years (range 0.2 to 106 years), while the median age of death is 78 years (range 0.2 to 106 years).