Two Corona traffic lights on red: 25 more deaths

Two Corona traffic lights on red: 25 more deaths

Another 25 people have fallen victim to the Corona virus in Berlin. This brought the number of deaths to 846, as the health administration noted in its daily situation report on Monday (14 December 2020).


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A swab is held in an outpatient corona testing facility.

With a further 1008 cases, the number of infections rose to 79 806. Of these, 59 579 people are now considered to have recovered. The Berlin Corona traffic light continues to show red twice. At 197.5, the 7-day incidence is still well above the top warning level of 30. The value means that an infection was detected in 197.5 out of 100,000 people in the past seven days.
27.4 percent of intensive care beds in Berlin hospitals are currently occupied by Covid 19 patients. The threshold for the highest warning level is 25 percent. The situation is comparatively more relaxed with regard to the so-called R-value. The reproduction number indicates how many other people on average are infected by an infected person. Here, the traffic light is green with a value of 1.02, at 1.1 it would jump to yellow.

Source: dpa

| Last edited: Tuesday, 15. December 2020 08:47 Uhr

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