Greece’s health authorities announced on Thursday, 761 new coronavirus cases and 4 Covid-related deaths in the last 24 hours. The number of intubated Covid-patients in hospitals Intensive Care Units stands at 189.
At the live briefing of the Health Ministry on Thursday, health experts said that the downward trend of the course of the pandemic seems to have been halted.
Members of epidemiologists’ committee Vana Papaevangelou said that the age of the recently infected has dropped by 5 years, with the average being 27 years old.
60% of the recently infected were aged 18-24 followed by age group 25-34.
The Civil Protection announced new Covid-documents preconditions for traveling to/from the islands. Details on a separate post.
Infections with Delta variant of Covid-19 have reportedly reached 54 – or 0.33% of the 20,000 samples checked since January.
25 new infections until June 21.
The Delta variant infections have been confirmed:
Each 1 Achaia, Evia, Evrytania, Corinth, Halkidiki
Stand June 30, 2021:
4,839,234 vaccinated citizens (46.4%) 8,391,535 doses
1,050,328 Partially vaccinated
3,788,906 Fully vaccinated (36.4%)
Vaccinations tracker per region here.
Official coronavirus data, July 1
Tests in the last 24 hours: PCR 12,349 Rapid tests 29,038
Positivity of PCR & Rapid: 1.84%
Rt: 0.8 from 0.81 last week.
Since the pandemic began, Greece has confirmed 423,185 infections (daily change: +0.2%). In the confirmed cases of the last 7 days, 93 infections are related to travel from abroad and 677 to other confirmed cases.
Rolling average: 481 (391 previous week)
51.2% of the infected are men.
There are 4 deaths recorded in the last 24 hours, the total of pandemic victims to 12,710. Of these, 95.5% had an underlying condition and/or were 70 years old.
A total of 189 Covid-patients – from 196 a day earlier -are on ventilators in hospitals. Their median age is 67 years. 66.7% are men. 84.1% have an underlying condition and/or are aged 70 or more.
2,689 patients have been discharged from ICUs since the pandemic began.
39 Covid-19 patients were admitted to hospital in the last 24 hours (daily change: +2.7%). The average admission of patients with Covid-19 to hospitals over the last 7 days was 41.
The median age of new infections is 43 years (range: 0.2 to 106 years), while the median age of the deceased is 78 (range: 0.2 to 106 years).
Geographic distribution July 1
Of the 633 new cases, 1 were detected at the entrance gates of the country and 7 among travelers already in the country.
The remaining cases are:
22 Larissa 20 Ioannina
16 Rhodes 12 Magnisia
10 Evia 8 Corinth
Each 6 Mykonos, Fthiotida
Each 5 Achaia, Ilia, Chania
Each 3 Aitoloakarnania, Arcadia, Viotia, Kalymnos, Rodopi, Trikala, Halkidiki
Each 2 Kos, Corfu, Lasithi, Pieria
Each 1 Argolida, Grevena, Drama, Evros, Evrytania, Karditsa, Kastoria, Paros, LAkonis, Lefkada, Messinia, Pella, Sporades, Florina, Fokida