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Greece: Over 100,000 coronavirus cases, 300+ deaths; geographic distribution

Greece’s health authorities announced on Tuesday 100,421 confirmed coronavirus cases in the week of August 1-7, 2022 (ISO 31/2022). In the same period of time 314 [345] Covid-patients have died, the National Public Health Organization (EODY) said in its weekly report.

The number of intubated Covid-patients stands at 120.

Coverage of simple Covid-beds is at 55.59% and of Covid-ICU beds at 57.65%

All confirmed infections since the pandemic began are 4,577,675 of them 51.8% are women.

Weekly bulletin in brief:

  • 103,421 cases (daily average: 14,722; weekly change -19%; reinfections at 21%.
  • 345 deaths (49.2per day)
  • 120 intubated
  • 2343 hospital admissions (daily average 334)
  • Significant decrease in PCR -10.4% and -9.15% in RAPID tests.
  • Self-tests are not reported to EODY

Tests: 728,373 PCR/RAPID test with positivity rate at 13,79%.

Rt estimated at 0.93

345 deaths from Covid-19 registered in the August 1-7 week, a ratio of 34 deaths per 1 mln people (weekly change: -18%), bringing the total of pandemic victims since the pandemic began to 31,772. Of the deceased, 95.9% had an underlying condition and/or were aged 70 or over.

Also this week there is an EODY discrepancy between the number of deaths and the total deaths (last week: 31,377), hinting that the number of deaths were 345 and not 314.

A total of 120 Covid-patients were on ventilators in hospitals in August 7. Their median age is 70 years , 60.8% are men and 92.0% have an underlying condition and/or are aged 70 or over.

2,343 Covid-19 patients were admitted to hospitals during the same week, while 2,195 were discharged at the same time.

The average age of infected is 38, while the average age of the deceased is 80.

Geographic distribution August 1-7

25,647 Attica

10,941 Thessaloniki

26 regional units registered 4-digit numbers in infection cases. There are:

Aitoloakarnanias 1,797

Achaia 3,229

Viotia 1,043

Drama 1,282

Evros 2,139

Evia 2,350

Ilia 1,644

Imathia 1,464

Heraklio 3.046

Ioannina 2,014

Kavala 1,740

Corfu 1,095

Kozani 1,416

Corinth 2,036

Larissa 2,762

Lesvos 1,090

Magnesia 1,819

Messinia 2,169

Xanthi 1,202

Pella 1,446

Pieria 1,817

Rhodes 1.131

Serres 1,529

Fthiotida 1,478

Halkidiki 1,896

Chania 1,830

Distribution: Infections cases across Greece:

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via iatropedia

MAP infections in the last 14 days per 100,000 population

EODY weekly bulletin in Greek here.

More information about coronavirus in Greece here on KTG

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2 comments

  1. Last week (August 2), I’ve read: ‘intubated 138’. How can 120 today be an increase of 4.5%? Oh yes, I know, it’s called ‘fear spreading terrorism by the state controlled media’