Coronavirus, the bulletin of the infections in Palermo and Sicily of 24 October 2021

The new cases of Coronavirus in Sicily return to rise. In fact, another 375 infections are recorded (yesterday 291) compared to just 9,752 swabs processed (24 hours ago there were 12,159). So in light of these numbers, the positivity rate goes up from 2.4% yesterday to 3.8% today. These are the latest data collected by the regional civil protection for the island and disseminated by the Ministry of Health in today’s bulletin.

The deaths reported today are eight with the clarification that they date back to the following periods: one yesterday, four on Thursday, one on Tuesday and one even on 8 August. In terms of pressure on hospitals, the situation appears stable: there are 267 people (-1 compared to yesterday) hospitalized for Covid in ordinary wards and 42 in intensive care (the same as 24 hours ago), where even today there is no new entry. .

In all in Sicily there are 6,359 people subjected to home isolation. 6,986 people have lost their lives since the start of the pandemic. The total of those who are currently positive is 6,668 people. Here is the situation province by province: 41 cases were recorded in Palermo, in Catania 191, in Messina 35, in Syracuse 71, in Ragusa 4, in Trapani 8, in Caltanissetta 11, in Agrigento 11 and in Enna 3.

Coronavirus in Italy

The new bulletin of the Ministry of Health today Sunday 24 October 2021: the new positives at Covid in the last 24 hours are 3,725, yesterday they were 3,908. 24 victims, yesterday 39. So according to data from the Ministry of Health. The total number of cases since the beginning of the pandemic is 4,741,185. The total of deaths is 131,826.

Four regions of moderate epidemiological risk. I am Abruzzo, Campania, Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Piedmont. You are where there is a slight increase in Covid infections. These are the four precedents plus Lazio and Lombardy. In the last week there has been a slight rise in the number of Covid cases: yesterday 3,908, Friday 3,882, Thursday 3,794, Wednesday 3,702, Tuesday 2,697, Monday 1,597 (a figure however conditioned by the lower number of tests of the previous day), Sunday 2,437.

But let’s get to today’s data.

Coronavirus, today’s bulletin

  • New cases: 3,725
  • Swabs (diagnostic and control): 403.715
  • Currently positive: 74,775
  • Hospitalized: 2,473
  • Hospitalized in Intensive Care: 341
  • Deaths after a positive swab: 131,826 (today 24)
  • Discharged / Healed: 4,534,584

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