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Covid, the data: 12,877 new cases with 596,898 tests, positive rate of 2.1%. 90 new victims, hospitalizations (+78) and intensive (+18) are growing

I am 12.877 the positives al Sars-CoV-2 identified in the last 24 hours in Italy: yesterday they had been 13.686. I am instead 90 the new victims of Covid-19, against the 51 of yesterday. The carried out molecular and antigenic buffers rise to 596.898 (from 557,180), for a declining positivity rate at 2,1% from 2.4%. The country’s ICUs are 624, 18 more compared to yesterday in the balance between income and expenses, with 68 daily admissions. The guests of the ordinary wards, on the other hand, are 4.826, 78 more compared to the previous day.

The current positives on the national territory rise to 178.946, in continuous growth since last October 26th. The regions that matter most are Lombardy (27.744) e Veneto (27,612), followed by Emilia Romagna (18.492), Lazio (18.243) e Campania (16,248): almost two thirds of the new infections are concentrated in these five regions. The total number of cases reported since the arrival of the epidemic in Italy rises to 4.994.891, of which 4.682.318 those discharged / recovered (+6,451 in the last 24 hours) e 133.627 the deceased.

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