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Greece’s new Coronavirus record: 6,700 cases; 58 deaths; geo distribution

For second consecutive day, coronavirus infections broke a new record since the pandemic began in Greece with 6,700 cases confirmed in the past 24 hours. 59 patients died due to Covid-19 complications also in last 24 hours. The number of intubated Covid-patients in hospitals increased further 434.

Next to Attica also Thessaloniki exceeded 1,000 confirmed infections on Tuesday, while the number of regional units with 3-digit cases reached 13.

In an effort to contain the spread and “protect the unvaccinated” as Health Minister Thanos Plevris announced, a negative RAPID or PCR test is mandatory for unvaccinated citizens to access several private and public services including their work places. Exemption are to access churches, supermarkets and pharmacies. More details here.

Official EODY data Νοbember 2

Tests in past 24 hours:

PCR 22,008 RAPID 397,400

Positivity PCR+RAPID: 1.6%


Since the pandemic began, Greece has confirmed 754,451* infections (daily change: +0.9%).

*156 confirmed cases from previous days added to EDOY’s data on Tuesday.


Of the confirmed cases of the last 7 days, 143 infections are related to travel from abroad and 2,568 to other confirmed cases.

Rolling average 4,262 from 3,381 last week.

59 deaths recorded in the last 24 hours, brought the total of pandemic victims to 16,050*. Of these, 95.4% had an underlying condition and/or were aged 70 or over.

*1 death from previous days was added on EODY data on Tuesday.


434 Covid-patients are on ventilators in hospitals from 430 a day earlier.. Their median age is 64 years, 60% are men. 79.5% have an underlying condition and/or are aged 70 or over.

Of the total patients on intubation, 370 (85.25%) are unvaccinated or partly vaccinated and 64 (14.75%) are fully vaccinated.

3,324 have been discharged from ICUs since the pandemic began.

321 Covid-19 patients were admitted to hospital in the last 24 hours (daily change: +28.92%). The average admission of patients with Covid-19 to hospitals over the last 7 days was 286.


The median age of new infections is 39 years (range: 0.2 to 106 years), while the median age of the deceased is 78 (range: 0.2 to 106 years).


Stand Nov 1


Party vaccinations 63.8% of the population

Fully vaccinated: 61.2%

Booster shot since Sept 13: 355,317

Vaccination tracker per region in Greek here.

Geographic distribution Νovember 2


Of the 6,700 new coronavirus cases, 16 were detected at the entry gates of the country and 10 among travelers already in Greece.

The remaining cases are:

1329 Attica

1108 Thessaloniki

514 Larissa

264 Magnisia

204 Achaia

190 Evros

159 Pieria 158 Pella 153 Serres

143 Imathia

134 Messinia 133 Trikala

128 Aitoloakarnania 124 Kilkis

119 Xanthi 107 Kozani

93 Fthiotida 92 Halkidiki 91 Rodopi 90 Heraklio

88 Lesvos 89 Drama

76 Ioannina 74 Corfu 73 Arcadia 71 Kavala

68 Corinth

57 Karditsa 53 Argolida

49 Chania 45 Viotia

38 Evia

Each 34 Ilia, Lakonia

33 Rhodes

28 Lasithi

Each 27 Zakynthos, Florina

26 Rethymno

Each 22 Grevena, Preveza

19 Kastoria

Each 16 Thesprotia, Fokida

15 Thassos 14 Arta 11 Kefalonia 10 Chios

Each 8 Kos, Samos

Each 6 Evrytania, Syros, Lefkada

Each 5 Kalymnos, Thira

Each 3 Ikaria, Naxos, Tinos,

2 Mykonos

Each 1 Andros, Sporades

157 under investigation

MAP: Infections last 14 days per 100,000 population


More details on EODY daily bulletin in Greek here.

More information on coronavirus in Greece here.

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