Plus 97: Further increase in the number of confirmed infections

Plus 97: Further increase in the number of confirmed infections

In Berlin, the number of registered corona infections continues to rise. On Friday evening (August 7, 2020) the Senate Department of Health reported 9639 confirmed cases. This was an increase of 97 new infections compared to the cases reported on Thursday.

A doctor shows a test for the corona virus in a laboratory.

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A doctor shows a test for the corona virus in a laboratory.

According to the notification, 4746 infected persons are male and 4892 female. The sex of one person had not been communicated. In the hospital 37 people are isolated and treated, 16 of them in intensive care. The others are isolated at home.
According to the administration, 224 patients have died of the novel coronavirus so far. New deaths have not been reported. Most died in the age group from 80 to 89 years - there were 83 people. In the age group from 70 to 79 years 62 patients died. 39 of those who died were older than 90 years.
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| Last edited: Friday, 7. August 2020 21:28 Uhr

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