9019 Corona cases: 19 new infections

9019 Corona cases: 19 new infections

The number of confirmed coronavirus infections in Berlin increased by 19 to 9019 cases from Sunday to Monday (27 July 2020). This was announced in the evening by the Senate Health Administration.


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A swab is held in an outpatient corona test facility.

According to this, 43 people are isolated and treated in the hospital, 19 of them are being treated in intensive care - the day before there was one more person in each case. As on the previous day, no more people have died in connection with Covid-19 disease until Monday. In total, 223 people with Covid-19 have died in Berlin since the beginning of the pandemic.

Reproduction rate still above the limit of 1.2

According to the health administration, the Corona traffic light is still green for all three indicators. However, the reproduction figure, which indicates how many people are infected by an infected person on average, was 1.57 and thus above the limit value of 1.2 set by the Senate. If this value is exceeded for three consecutive days, the traffic light turns yellow for this indicator. Already on Sunday, the reproduction rate in Berlin was 1.42. The number of new infections per 100,000 inhabitants per week and the utilization of intensive care units were far below the threshold values at the beginning of the week, above which the color of the respective indicator changes.

Source: dpa

| Last edited: Tuesday, 28. July 2020 09:21 Uhr

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