Coronavirus: 1,190 new cases -85 dead, 552 intubated HELLAS

EODY announced 1,190 new cases of coronavirus in our country in the last 24 hours.

The new cases of coronavirus in the country remain in four digits for a second 24 hours. At the same time, the number of intubated patients, although high today, is stabilizing 552 patients in Covid ICU. Finally, the number of deaths from the pandemic remains increased, reaching 85 in the last 24 hours.

According to the announcement, the Rt of virus spread is estimated at 0.86 on Wednesday 16 December, ie below 1, an important indicator for the evolution of the epidemic.

The announcement of EODY:

Today we announce 1,190 news outbreaks of the new virus in the country, of which 17 were found after checks at the country’s gates. The total number of cases is 127,557, of which 52.5% are men.

The number of new cases of coronavirus in Greece / EODY

5,163 (4.0%) are considered related to travel from abroad and 36,669 (28.7%) are related to an already known case.

552 Our fellow citizens are being treated by intubation. Their median age is 67 years. 162 (29.3%) are women and the rest are men. 77.9% of intubated patients have an underlying disease or are 70 years of age or older. 768 patients have been discharged from the ICU.

Diagram of confirmed deaths from the coronavirus / EODY
Diagram of confirmed deaths from the coronavirus / EODY

Finally, we have 85 still recorded deaths and 3,870 deaths in the country as a whole. 1,556 (40.2%) women and the rest men. The median age of our dying fellow citizens was 79 years and 95.6% had some underlying disease and / or age 70 years and over.

At 4.34% the coronavirus positivity index
At 4.34% the coronavirus positivity index

The detailed information of EODY about the coronavirus

As every day, EODY gives detailed information on the course of the coronavirus, which also provides data on the positivity index, which currently stands at 4.3%.

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