Over 600 new corona infections: Incidence rate rises to 70

Over 600 new corona infections: Incidence rate rises to 70

In Berlin, the number of registered new infections with the coronavirus has continued to rise. 608 new infections were registered, according to the situation report of the Senate Department for Health on Thursday. On Wednesday, the number was still at 447.

A lab technician holds a Corona test in her hand.

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A lab technician holds a Corona test in her hand.

The number of new infections per 100,000 inhabitants within one week rose to 70.5 (previous day 67.8). The Corona warning traffic light continues to show a clear red for this criterion. It would only jump to yellow from a value of 30, to green from 20. Twelve more people died in connection with a corona virus infection. In total, there were 2874 registered deaths. The number of corona cases rose to 131 136 since the beginning of the pandemic. Of these, 122 762 people are considered to have recovered. The Berlin Corona traffic light showed yellow for the proportion of intensive care beds occupied by Covid 19 patients. It remained at 18.1 per cent. The traffic light turns red at a value of 25 percent. The Corona traffic light shows green for the reproduction rate of 0.8.
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| Last edited: Thursday, 4. March 2021 19:17 Uhr

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