of Paola Caruso
Data for Friday 16 July. The positivity rate rises to 1.4% (yesterday 1.3%) with 205,602 swabs. The number of regions with zero deaths is increasing: the Provinces of Trento and Bolzano are 13 more. Admissions: -1. Intensive care: +8
I’m 2.898 i new cases of coronavirus in Italy (yesterday there were 2,455, here the bulletin). It goes up like this at least 4.281.214 the number of people who have contracted the SARS-CoV-2 virus (including recovered and died) since the outbreak began. THE deaths today I’m 11 (yesterday there were 9), for a total of 127,851 victims from February 2020. People recovered or discharged they are altogether 4.110.649 e 1.070 those that came out of the Covid nightmare today (3,264 yesterday). The positive current – the subjects who have the virus – turn out to be in everything 42.714, equal to +1.814 compared to yesterday (-800 the day before).
The swabs and the scenario
I total swabs (molecular and antigenic) were 205.602, or 14,680 more than yesterday when it was 190,922. While the rate of positivity 1,4% (the approximation of 1.40%); yesterday it was 1.3% and two days ago it was 1%. Here is the map of the contagion in Italy.
More infections in 24 hours than yesterday, above the 2,000 threshold for the third consecutive day. The upward trend, as also shown by the Rt index, which grows to 0.91 compared to 0.66 last week, with the risk that from 26 July some regions will pass into the yellow zone. There are two important data: the number of municipalities with at least one case no longer decreases, but is moving towards regrowth – says Silvio Brusaferro, president of ISS, commenting on the weekly monitoring -. And the median age at diagnosis of 28. A very low value, lower than last summer’s peak. With regard to the stability of the health system, Brusaferro speaks of hundreds of people at risk of hospitalization and specifies: A study on the impact of the Delta variant on the occupancy of beds in the medical and intensive care area as of 31 August provides, with a hypothesis of the RT at 1.3, a scenario that remains below the critical thresholds with the possibility of exceeding the occupancy of beds by 5-10%.
The Lazio has the highest number of new infections: here are +443 cases with a rate of 1.7%. Follows the Veneto (+425 cases with a rate of 1.4%). Above 300 there are then: Lombardy (+399 cases with 1.1% rate thanks to over 34 thousand swabs, the highest number of regional tests of the day) and Sicily (+386 cases with a 4% rate). To have more than 200 new infected are: Campania (+204 cases with 1.6% rate) ed Emilia Romagna (+200 cases with 1% rate). More than 100 positives in 24 hours are found in Tuscany (+169 cases with 1.5% rate), Sardinia (+140 cases with 3.4% rate), e Piedmont (+115 with an interest rate of 0.6%).
There are 11 victims against 9 yesterday. IS the number of regions with zero deaths increases: there are 13, plus the provinces of Trento and Bolzano (yesterday there were 11 plus Trento and Bolzano). The highest number of deaths in Campania that communicates 4 deaths in the bulletin, of which 1 in the last 48 hours and three previously, but entered yesterday in the system. Below is the detail.
The health system
Ordinary hospitalizations decreased and those in critical areas slightly increased. The beds occupied in ordinary Covid wards I’m -1 (yesterday -19), for a total of 1,088 hospitalized. The beds occupied in intensive care (TI) are +8 – this is the balance between people who left and those who entered IT – (yesterday +2), bringing the total of the most seriously ill patients 161, with 13 entrances to resuscitation (yesterday 11).
The vaccine doses administered are over 60.1 million. Citizens who have completed the vaccination cycle are more than 25.9 million (48.12% of the population over 12). Here the map updated every evening and here the real-time data of the anti Covid-19 vaccines report on the government website.
The cases region by region
The data provided below, and broken down by region, is the total cases (number of people found positive since the beginning of the epidemic: includes deaths and recovered). The variation indicates the number of new cases registered in the last 24 hours. Here is the table with the overall data provided by the Ministry of Health.
Lombardy 845.091: +399 cases (yesterday +381) with 34.711 swabs
Veneto 427.747: +425 cases (yesterday +318) with 30.079 swabs
Campania 426,748: +204 cases (yesterday +234) with 12,807 swabs
Emilia Romagna 388.272: + 200 * cases (yesterday +167) with 19.854 swabs
Piedmont 363,627: +115 cases (yesterday +68) with 20,632 swabs
Lazio 348.443: +443 cases (yesterday +353) with 25.980 swabs
Puglia 254,045: +46 cases (yesterday +42) with 6,156 swabs
Tuscany 245,511: +169 cases (yesterday +173) with 11,420 swabs
Sicily 234,661: +386 cases (yesterday +353) with 9,583 swabs
Friuli Venezia Giulia 107,214: +26 cases (yesterday +21) with 6,051 swabs
Market 104,199: +52 cases (yesterday +40) with 2,454 swabs
Liguria 103,755: +54 cases (yesterday +31) with 5,400 swabs
Abruzzo 75,308: + 25 ** cases (yesterday +50) with 4,924 swabs
P. A. Bolzano 73,455: +10 cases (yesterday +22) with 2,644 swabs
Calabria 69,552: +77 cases (yesterday +32) with 1,937 swabs
Sardinia 58,053: +140 cases (yesterday +112) with 4,160 swabs
Umbria 57,049: +56 cases (yesterday +20) with 4,165 swabs
P. A. Trento 45,908: +33 cases (yesterday +23) with 1,496 swabs
Basilicata 27,069: +10 cases (yesterday +5) with 394 swabs
Molise 13,799: +23 cases (yesterday +10) with 399 swabs
Valle d’Aosta 11,708: +5 cases (yesterday 0) with 356 swabs
Deaths region by region
The figure provided below, and broken down by region, is that of total deaths since the start of the pandemic. The variation indicates the number of new deaths recorded in the last 24 hours.
Lombardy 33,804: +2 deaths (yesterday no new deaths)
Veneto 11.626: +1 death (yesterday +1)
Campania 7,558: +4 deaths (yesterday +1)
Emilia Romagna 13,268: no new deaths since 11 July
Piedmont 11,699: no new deaths for the second day in a row
Lazio 8,384: +2 deaths (yesterday +1)
Puglia 6,658: no new deaths (yesterday +2)
Tuscany 6,898: +1 death (yesterday +1)
Sicily 6.006: No new deaths for the second day in a row
Friuli Venezia Giulia 3,789: no new deaths since June 30th
Market 3,038: no new deaths since 7 July
Liguria 4.355: +1 death (yesterday +1)
Abruzzo 2,513: no new deaths (yesterday +1)
P. A. Bolzano 1,182: no new deaths since 13 July
Calabria 1,236: no new deaths since July 13
Sardinia 1,494: no new deaths (yesterday +1)
Umbria 1,424: no new deaths since 10 July
P. A. Trento 1,363: no new deaths since 6 July
Basilicata 591: no new deaths since July 5th
Molise 492: no new deaths since July 3
Valle d’Aosta 473: no new deaths for the third day in a row
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* Emilia-Romagna reports that 1 case was eliminated from the total of positives, positive in antigen test but not confirmed by molecular swab.
** Abruzzo reports that 2 cases, already reported from another region, have been eliminated from the total of positives.
July 16, 2021 (change July 16, 2021 | 18:38)
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