1400 new corona cases: 12 more deaths

1400 new corona cases: 12 more deaths

On Friday (27 November 2020) the health authorities in Berlin recorded 1400 new cases of corona. This brings the total number of corona infected persons since the beginning of the pandemic to 63,064, of whom 40,762 are considered to have recovered.

A ventilator stands next to a bed in the intensive care unit

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A ventilator stands next to a bed in the intensive care unit

The number of corona deaths increased by 12 to 539, according to the health administration's situation report. Furthermore, one of the three Berlin corona lights is on red, the so-called 7-day incidence. It now stands at 211.7 new cases per 100,000 inhabitants in the last seven days - 7 per cent lower than a week ago. For comparison: the critical threshold for the 7-day incidence is 50, with the highest value in the district of Tempelhof-Schöneberg (276.9), followed by Neukölln (247.6) and Mitte (227.6).
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298 Covid-19 patients are currently being treated in intensive care units according to the situation report. This corresponds to an occupancy rate of 23.5 percent for the beds there with this type of patient. At the critical threshold of 25 percent, this traffic light would change from amber to red. The third traffic light with the so-called R-value is green at 0.81. This indicates how many people on average are infected with the virus by a sick person.

Source: dpa/deepl.com

| Last edited: Friday, 27. November 2020 20:32 Uhr

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