Greece’s health authorities announced a record number of daily coronavirus deaths and a record in intubations on Thursday evening. 104 people died of Covid-19 complications in the last 24 hour. The number of intubated patients has reached 819. New confirmed cases amounted to 3,833.
Death toll has reached 9,239. Total confirmed infections since the begin of the pandemic 308,006.
The numbers are a shock – at least for people and media – as the current public debate is whether the restrictions for inter-regional travel will be lifted during the Easter holidays three weeks later.
Deaths pink – Intubations blue
British Variant prevails
The British variant of SARS-CoV-2 has spread in the country and according to latest sampling out of 1,212 samples in the time February 3 – April 3:
Variants of VOC were detected in 957 samples and 140 samples are Variants under Investigation-VUI.
No vaccinations on Sundays.
Stand13. April: 756,022 people (7.1% of population) have received both vaccine doses, 756,890 people one dose.
Data on vaccinations in several regions here in vaccinationtracker.
Official data April 15
According to the official bulletin on Thursday, based on the confirmed cases on the last 7 days, 60 are related to travel abroad and 2636 are related to already known cases.
The released data do not allow any more the clues about the rate of infections without known source of contamination.
51.3% of the infected are men.
The number of intubated coroinavirus patients stands at 819 from 809 a day earlier. Their average age is 68, among them 62.9% are men. 84.9% have underlying health problems and/or are aged over 70.
New admissions of Covid-19 patients to hospitals are 526 (daily change -6.41%) in the last 24 hours. Average number of hospital admissions in 7 days: 515.
Average age of infected is 44 ( age range 0.2-105).
1925 people have been discharged from ICUs since the start of the pandemic in Greece.
Another 104 deaths in the last 24 hours increased death toll to 9,239. The average age of the deceased was 79 (age range 16-103). and 95.7% had underlying health problem and/or was over 70 years old.
Rolling weekly average confirmed coronavirus cases at 28323 from 3016 last week.
PRC Tests in last 24 hours: 20,814
Rapid tests last 24 hours: 44,184
Positivity PCR+Rapid tests: 5.9% (alert level over 4%)
Rt: 0.98 ( 0.96 previous week)
Daily growth at +1.3%.
Geographical distribution April 15
Regions: Infections per 100,000 population – last 7 days
Thessaloniki surpassed Attica
Of the 3833 new coronavirus cases, 16 were detected at the country’s entry points.
16 of the new cases were detected at entry points, and in another 1 travelers already in the country.
The remaining cases are:
56 Pella 53 Kozani
Each 52 Kavala, Magnisia
44 Evros, 41 Evia
40 Viotia 35 Corinth
Each 28 Kalymnos, Fthiotida
27 Halkidiki 26 Argolida
25 Imathia 24 Trikala
Each 23 Ilia, Ioannina, Chania
22 Kastoria 21 Drama
Each 19 Pieria, Rethymno, Rodopi
18 Xanthi 17 Arcadia
Each 15 Aitoloakarnania, Lakonia
12 Samos, 11 Corfu
10 Lasithi 9 Grevena
Each 7 Evrytania, Florina, Chios
Each 6 Arta, Zakynthos
Each 5 Kos, Rhodes, Thassos, Thesprotia, Fokida
Each 2 Karpathos/Kasos, Mykonos, Lesvos, Limnos
Each 1 Ikaria, Kea/Kythnos, Naxos, Syros, Tinos, Lefkada, Preveza, Sporades
Maps to compare
Number of infections per 100,000 people in the last 14 days, according to regional units – based on infected permanent or temporary residence – more charts here. Added are also charts about infections according to regions
Check the latest information on coronavirus in Greece here.
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