Around 1000 new Corona cases: 790 deaths in total

Around 1000 new Corona cases: 790 deaths in total

In Berlin, the number of deaths from Corona has risen to 790. As the health administration announced in its situation report on Friday, 22 people have died since the previous day. Since the beginning of the pandemic, most deaths have occurred in the 80 to 89 age group (342 cases).

A patient has a smear test done outside a doctor's office.

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A patient has a smear test done outside a doctor's office.

The number of new infections decreased slightly compared to the previous day, but was still above the 1000 mark (1002). This means that 77 212 Corona cases have been reported since the beginning of the pandemic. 57 042 people are considered to have recovered, which is 1382 more than on Thursday.
The Corona traffic light continues to be red for two indicators: With 197.6 cases per 100,000 inhabitants in seven days, the critical mark of 50 new infections was far exceeded. This value was highest in the district of Neukölln (258.2) and lowest in Charlottenburg-Wilmersdorf (131.6). The critical value of 25 percent was also exceeded in the utilisation of intensive care beds with Covid 19 patients, at 27.8 percent.

Source: dpa/deepl.com

| Last edited: Friday, 11. December 2020 20:50 Uhr

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