Covid, 549 new cases in Sicily: infections and hospital admissions are decreasing

Covid, 549 new cases in Sicily: infections and hospital admissions are decreasing
Covid, 549 new cases in Sicily: infections and hospital admissions are decreasing

The contagion in Sicily is downhill: 549 new cases reported, down sharply from yesterday. Five victims. Hospitalizations are also falling, with 345 in hospital.

The positivity rate drops, today it is 2.1%, yesterday it was 3.3%. The island is in ninth place for infections, in the first there is Lombardy with 2,990 cases, in the second Veneto with 2,560 cases, in the third Lazio with 1,832 cases, in the fourth Emilia Romagna with 1,610 cases, in the fifth Campania with 1,216 cases, Piedmont in sixth with 1,110 cases, Friuli Venezia Giulia in seventh with 829 cases and Tuscany in eighth place with 677 cases. The current positives are 12,845 with an increase of 23 cases.

The healed are 521 while the victims are 5 and bring the total of deaths to 7,228. On the hospital front, eleven fewer than yesterday; in intensive care there are 45 the same number as yesterday. On the contagion front in the individual provinces Palermo with 70 cases, Catania 172, Messina 65, Syracuse 57, Ragusa 9, Trapani 50, Caltanissetta 46, Agrigento 63, Enna, 17.

In Italy there are 16,632 Covid test positives identified in the last 24 hours, according to data from the Ministry of Health. Yesterday there were 17,030. Instead, there were 75 victims in one day, yesterday there were 74.

There are 223,718 currently positive for Covid in Italy, 7,564 more in the last 24 hours. Since the beginning of the pandemic, the total cases are 5,094,072, 134,152 deaths. The discharged and healed are 4,736,202, with an increase of 8,988 compared to yesterday.

There are 636,592 molecular and antigenic swabs for the coronavirus carried out in the last 24 hours. Yesterday there were 588,445. The positivity rate is 2.6%, down from 2.9% yesterday. On the other hand, there are 732 patients in intensive care in Italy, 24 more than yesterday in the balance between entries and exits. Daily admissions are 59. Patients with symptoms in ordinary wards are 5,428, or 43 more than yesterday.

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