THE DATA OF THE CONTAGION
There are 5,315 new coronavirus positives at 4.45 pm on Sunday 5 September and bring the total, since the beginning of the pandemic, to 4,571,440 (+ 0.11% day on day). The deaths, in the last 24 hours, were 49 so as to total 129,515 units from February 2020 to this part (+ 0.03%). The currently positives counted in Italy drop to 136,702 (-0.24%) and of these 4,216 hospitalized with symptoms (12 more day on day, + 0.28%) and 572 in intensive care (three more, +0, 52%). There are 131,914 people subjected to home isolation. 5,602 were discharged and healed in 24 hours. This is the picture that emerges following the daily bulletin of the Ministry of Health, elaborated on the basis of 259,756 swabs carried out against 331,350 on Saturday 4 September. The positivity rate rises to 2%, compared to 1.8% the previous day.
In Sicily 1,024 new cases and ten deaths
At the level of the individual regions, Sicily is confirmed as the one with the highest number of daily infections: there are 1,024 of them compared to ten deaths. There are currently 28,462 positives on the island, of which 845 are hospitalized with symptoms, 120 in intensive care and 27,497 in home isolation.
THE TREND DAY BY DAY
Veneto, 573 infections and two deaths
The daily count of new Covid cases in Veneto, the second national region for the number of daily infections, remains high. There are 573 positives discovered in the last 24 hours with swabs (on Saturday there were 645), for a total of infected that since the beginning of the epidemic reaches 458,193. This was reported by the regional bulletin. There are also two victims for a total of .11,700 deaths. The current positives, 13,210 (+244), are back on the rise, and the figure for hospital admissions in non-critical areas also rises, 227 (+7). On the other hand, the number of people admitted to intensive care decreased, 49 (-2).
Emilia Romagna, 497 cases and seven deaths
Since the beginning of the coronavirus epidemic, 414,548 positive cases have been recorded in Emilia Romagna, 497 more than the previous day, out of a total of 24,234 swabs performed in the last 24 hours. Emilia is the fourth region for the number of daily infections, after the Tuscany, where 557 people became infected. The percentage of new positives on the number of swabs is 2 percent. There are seven deaths. In total, there have been 13,383 deaths in the region since the beginning of the epidemic.
INTENSIVE CARE, ADMISSIONS AND HOME ISOLATION
Lazio, 417 cases and two deaths
Out of about 6 thousand molecular swabs in Lazio and over 11 thousand antigenic tests for a total of almost 17 thousand tests, there are 417 new positive cases (+13), two deaths (-6), 449 hospitalized (+1), 63 intensive care (-2) and 561 recovered. The ratio of positives to swabs is 2.4%. The cases in Rome city are at 232.