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THE DATA OF THE CONTAGION
There are 12,932 new cases of Coronavirus positivity registered in the last 24 hours, 55 more than the 12,877 detected yesterday. The national figure is based on 512,592 swabs compared to 596,898 the previous day (both rapid antigenic tests and molecular swabs are considered). The number of swabs is reflected in the percentage of positivity out of the total number of tests done: the “positivity rate”, ie the ratio between the total number of swabs carried out and those that are positive thus stands at 2.5%, an increase compared to to the figure recorded on Saturday (2.1%).
The daily report released by the Ministry of Health and Civil Protection at 5.40 pm today, Sunday 28 November, also counts 47 victims, 43 fewer than the 90 recorded yesterday, due in part to a recount of deaths communicated by various districts. The total number of victims detected since the beginning of the Covid emergency thus reached 133,674.
This, on the other hand, is the picture relating to the subjects taken care of by the health system: the total number of patients hospitalized for Covid in the intensive care units is 638 (+14 compared to yesterday, when there were a total of 624), while there are 4,964 patients hospitalized with Coronavirus symptoms in the ordinary wards (+138: they were 4,826 in the previous survey). On the other hand, people in home isolation are 180,841 (+7,345, they were 173,496). Overall, the currently positive people remain well above 180,000, reaching 186,443 units. The total of subjects discharged / healed from February 2020 to today is equal to 4,687,701. The total cases of contagion detected since the beginning of the pandemic exceed five million: they have reached 5,007,818.
D’Amato: in Lazio 1,255 new cases (+51) and four deaths
“Today in Lazio, out of 14,883 molecular swabs and 26,620 antigenic swabs for a total of 41,503 swabs, there are 1,255 new positive cases (+51), four deaths (-2), 716 hospitalized (+1), 94 therapies intensive (+5) and +664 the healed. the ratio of positives to swabs is 3%. cases in Rome city are at 572 ”. This was announced in a note by the Councilor for Health of the Lazio Region, Alessio D’Amato.
In Tuscany 595 new cases, only one death
In Tuscany there are 595 new Covid cases (561 confirmed with molecular swab and 34 by rapid antigen test), which bring the total to 300,647 since the beginning of the health emergency for the Coronavirus. The currently positive are today 9,103, + 4.8% compared to yesterday. There are 295 hospitalized (1 more than yesterday), of which 46 in intensive care (2 less). There is a new death: a 78-year-old woman from Siena. These are the data – ascertained at 12 today on the basis of the requests of the National Civil Protection – relating to the progress of the epidemic in the region.