Number of corona infections continue to rise: 7-day incidence of 83.2

Number of corona infections continue to rise: 7-day incidence of 83.2

The number of new corona infections in Berlin continues to rise sharply. On Friday (October 16, 2020) 676 more cases were recorded - after 551 new infections the day before.

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The total number of confirmed corona cases is now 20,763. 15,708 (+317) of those affected are considered to have recovered. 239 people died in connection with Covid-19 (+1).
The number of new infections per 100,000 inhabitants in the past seven days rose to 83.2 according to the data. This means that Berlin is still well above the critical threshold of 50. Neukölln continues to stand out with 170.3. Meanwhile, the figure also exceeds 100 in Mitte (133.5), Friedrichshain-Kreuzberg (110.9) and Tempelhof-Schöneberg (105.4). The proportion of intensive care beds occupied by Covid-19 patients is 4.8 percent.

Source: dpa

| Last edited: Friday, 16. October 2020 20:30 Uhr

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