There are 4,578 Coronavirus infections in Italy today, 18 September 2021, according to Covid numbers and data in the bulletin of the Ministry of Health and Civil Protection. 51 deaths have been registered since yesterday. 355,933 swabs were processed in the last 24 hours with a positive rate of 1.3%. 4,632,275 people have been infected since the beginning of the emergency and 130,284 victims. The hospitalized in total are 3,958, 31 less than yesterday. The intensive care units employed are 519, 6 less than yesterday.
The data of the Regions
LAZIO – There are 376 coronavirus infections in Lazio today, September 18, 2021, according to the numbers of the region’s covid bulletin. Recorded 2 more deaths. In Rome, 220 cases reported.
“Today in Lazio, out of 9,368 molecular swabs and 13,996 antigenic swabs for a total of 23,364 swabs, there are 376 new positive cases for Sars-CoV-2 (+8). There are 2 deaths (-3), 429 hospitalized (- 6), 58 intensive therapies (+3) and 607 recovered. The ratio between positives and swabs is 1.6%. New cases in Rome city are at 220 “, says the councilor for Health and Social and Health Integration of the Lazio Region, Alessio D’Amato.
PUGLIA – There are 156 coronavirus infections in Puglia today, September 18, 2021, according to the covid numbers of the region’s bulletin. According to the data, there are no deaths. New cases were identified on 15,194 tests. The 55 infections in the province of Bari stand out, 28 in the province of Brindisi and 25 in that of Lecce. Currently positive people are 3,231. There are 187 covid patients hospitalized in a non-critical area. In intensive care, however, 19 patients.
TUSCANY – There are 326 coronavirus infections in Tuscany today, September 18, 2021, according to the covid numbers of the region’s bulletin. The data was anticipated by the governor Eugenio Giani. “The new cases registered in Tuscany are 326 out of 19,051 tests of which 7,701 molecular swabs and 11,350 rapid tests. The rate of new positives is 1.71% (6.1% on the first diagnoses)”, writes Giani, adding that vaccines currently administered are 5,184,336.
BASILICATA – There are 28 new infections from Coronavirus today 18 September in Basilicata, according to Covid-19 data in the latest bulletin of the Region. In the last 24 hours there has been a death in Lagonegro.
Since yesterday, 683 molecular swabs have been processed in the Region. The Lucanians recovered or negativized are 36. The hospitalized in the hospitals of Potenza and Matera are 53, 4 more than yesterday, of which 4 in intensive care. At the moment the positives in Basilicata are 1,227. As for vaccination, 2,485 administrations were carried out yesterday.
FRIULI VENEZIA GIULIA – There are 97 new infections from Coronavirus today 18 September in Friuli Venezia Giulia, according to Covid-19 data in the latest bulletin of the Region. Since yesterday there has been a death, a 97 year old from Trieste. In the last 24 hours, 3,851 molecular swabs and 6,921 rapid antigenic tests were processed. The intensive care units employed are 10, of which 9 do not appear to have been vaccinated, while the patients in other departments drop to 41. Since the beginning of the pandemic, the deaths have been 3,814. Since the beginning of the pandemic in Friuli Venezia Giulia, a total of 112,914 people have been positive.