Covid in Italy, today’s bulletin Tuesday 14 September 2021. There are 4,021 Covid test positives identified in the last 24 hours, according to data from the Ministry of Health. Yesterday there were 2,800. Instead, there are 72 victims in one day (although at least 24 deaths in the Sicily region date back to last week), yesterday there were 36. There are 318,593 molecular and antigenic swabs for the coronavirus carried out in the last 24 hours. Yesterday there were 120,045. The positivity rate is 1.3%, down one point from 2.3% yesterday. 618 cases were detected in Sicily, 435 in Lombardy and 427 in Veneto.
Over 130 thousand victims in Italy since the beginning of the pandemic. According to data from the Ministry of Health, there are 130,027. The cases are 4,613,214 while the discharged and recovered are 4,360,847, with an increase of 7,501 compared to yesterday. Currently positive are 122,340, with a drop of 3,564 cases in the last 24 hours.
Covid, the bulletin: declining hospitalizations
There are 554 patients hospitalized in intensive care for Covid in Italy, 9 less than yesterday in the balance between income and expenses. The daily admissions, according to data from the Ministry of Health, are 29 (yesterday they were 35). The hospitalized with symptoms in the ordinary wards are 4,165, a decrease of 35 compared to yesterday.
Veneto, 427 new cases
In Veneto there are 427 new cases of Covid-19 and seven deaths in the last 24 hours. The data emerges from the regional bulletin, which brings the totals to 462,682 and 11,728 respectively. The admissions to the ordinary wards are 26i (+3); finally (59) the number of patients in intensive care rises, +2.
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Tuscany, 6 deaths
In Tuscany there are 279 new Covid cases (266 confirmed with molecular swab and 13 by rapid antigen test), which bring the total to 277,279 since the beginning of the coronavirus health emergency. New cases are 0.1% more than the previous day’s total. The healed grew by 0.2% and reached 261,126 (94.2% of total cases). Today 7,099 molecular swabs and 10,417 rapid antigenic swabs were performed, of which 1.6% were positive. On the other hand, 5,173 subjects tested today (with antigenic and / or molecular swab, excluding control swabs), of which 5.4% were positive. The currently positive are 9.084 today, -3.1% compared to yesterday. The hospitalized are 420 (16 less than yesterday), of which 57 in intensive care (1 more). Today there are 6 new deaths: 5 men and one woman with an average age of 82.7 years.
Emilia Romagna, contagions on the decline
The new Coronavirus positives in Emilia-Romagna are 314, down compared to the last few days, out of 35,554 swabs. While the healed are growing, there are two more deaths, over ninety, while hospitalizations are substantially stable, with a slight increase in Covid wards (428, +8) and two fewer in intensive care: 43. Of the new cases, 126 are asymptomatic , the average age is 41.9 years, and among the provinces Bologna remains in first place with 94 plus two from Imola, followed by Modena (70). The healed are 1,048 more and consequently the active cases decrease, 14,208 (-736), 96.7% in isolation at home. The two deceased are a 95 year old from Reggiano and a 92 from Rimini. At 1 pm a total of 6,181,085 doses of vaccine were administered; 2,942,686 are the people who have completed the cycle.
Friuli Venezia Giulia, 69 cases
Today in Friuli Venezia Giulia out of 4,360 molecular swabs 69 new infections have been detected with a positive percentage of 1.58%. In addition, 5,965 rapid antigenic tests have been carried out, from which 22 cases (0.37%) were detected. Today there are no deaths; the number of people hospitalized in intensive care has dropped to 9, while there are 45 patients in other departments. This was announced by the deputy governor of Friuli Venezia Giulia with responsibility for Health.
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Basilicata, 58 cases
In Basilicata, there are 58 new cases of contagion from Sars Cov-2 (51 are residents), out of a total of 955 molecular swabs, and there is 1 death from Covid-19. This was announced by the Basilicata regional task force with the bulletin referring to the last 24 hours. The deceased person resided in Chiaromonte. The Lucanians recovered or negativized are 49. The hospitalized in the hospitals of Potenza and Matera are 50 (-3) of which 4 in intensive care while the current positives are in all 1,267 (+1).
Sardinia, infections and hospitalizations in decline
Infections and hospitalizations have decreased in the last 24 hours in Sardinia where, however, there are 4 other deaths: two women and a man residing in the metropolitan city of Cagliari, respectively 88, 94 and 81 years old, and an 86 year old from the province of Sassari. The new confirmed cases of Covid are 68 more on the basis of 2,726 people tested. Overall, between molecular and antigenic, 3,408 swabs were processed. The positivity rate dropped to 1.9 percent. The situation in hospitals is improving: patients admitted to intensive care units are 23 (-1), 201 instead those in the medical area with a reduction of 12 beds. Finally, 4,447 (-388) people are still in home isolation.