368,149 coronavirus infections have been detected in the past 24 hours in France – the highest number in this country since the start of the pandemic. The record of daily infections was also broken in Italy, where over 220,000 were recorded. new cases. Conversely, in the UK, the number of infections is declining, but 379 deaths from Covid-19 have been reported in the last 24 hours. This is the highest death toll since the end of February last year.
In France, there are 23,371 patients with Covid-19 in hospitals: 3,969 of them are treated in intensive care units.
270 people with coronavirus died in hospitals per day, while 73 deaths were recorded in nursing homes per week. The total death toll has risen to 126,059 since the start of the pandemic.
The incidence rate in France per 100,000 inhabitants is 2790 people. The percentage of positive test results rose to 20 percent.
During the last day, a total of 677,404 vaccinations were performed, of which 48,876 with the first dose. The booster dose was taken by 594,753 people, for a total of 29.4 million vaccinated people.
53.3 million people (ie 79.1% of the population) received at least one dose of the vaccine. 52.09 million people (ie 77.3% of the population) are fully vaccinated. As of January 11, 91 percent are fully vaccinated. adults, and 93 percent. received at least one dose of vaccine.
In Italy, over 220,000 were found. new infections. This is the highest daily rate since the start of the pandemic. 294 people died.
Approximately 1.3 million tests were performed within 24 hours. 16 percent of them tested positive.
He is in Italy at the moment 2.1 million infected.
There are over 1,600 patients with Covid-19 in hospital intensive care units.
Pediatricians informed that there are approx 270 people under the age of 19. He is among them 68 children under the age of 3.
IN Great Britain in the last 24 hours was found 379 deaths due to Covid-19, which is the highest number since the end of February last year, but the balance of new infections – 120.8 thousand. – is the lowest in 15 days, which gives hope that the peak of the wave caused by the Omikron variant of the coronavirus has passed.
This is the fourth time in two weeks for the number of new deaths to exceed 300, the only four such cases since the beginning of March last year. The total balance for the past seven days – 1,660 – is as much as 80.8 percent. higher than it was in the previous seven, although such a significant increase is probably influenced by the fact that the reference point was the week covering the New Years period.
More optimistic are the data on new coronavirus infections. The new balance is the lowest since December 27, and since last Tuesday – which was in turn a record one since the beginning of the pandemic – it is lower by almost 98,000. The total number of infections over the past seven days has also dropped, for the first time in days, compared with the previous seven. A total of 1.1 million of them were detected, i.e. 13.1 percent. less than in the previous such period.
However, the number of patients in hospitals is still increasing – there were 19.8 thousand of them on Monday, the highest number since mid-February last year, although the data suggest that the dynamics of hospitalization growth is also starting to slow down.
Since the beginning of the pandemic in Great Britain has already been found 14.7 million infections, as a result of which 150,609 people died. In terms of infections, it ranks fourth in the world in terms of the number of deaths – seventh, but in terms of the number of deaths per million inhabitants, it ranks 30th.
To date, 135.5 million vaccines have been administered against the UK Covid-19of which 35.8 million are booster doses. This means that it was adopted by about 67 percent. adult inhabitants of the country.