New coronavirus situation update in Occitania. This summary bulletin n ° 187 indicates a certain stability of hospital activity indicators: 447 hospitalizations in progress this evening (+2) including 52 in intensive care and critical care (-1), and to date 4,607 deaths observed in health establishments since the start of the epidemic in March 2020 (+1 in 3 days).
This bulletin confirms the very rapid acceleration of the circulation of the Delta variant in our region, especially among the youngest. It is a warning signal that calls on everyone to be vaccinated now to protect themselves against this very contagious variant. This call for vaccination has aroused in recent days a new very strong enthusiasm: the day after the presidential address, Tuesday July 13, 69,000 people were vaccinated in Occitania, including 25,000 first injections. This new regional record was again slightly exceeded yesterday: #All Mobilized # TousVacciné # TousProtégés.
• Next coronavirus newsletter in Occitanie: Tuesday July 20, 2021.