IAccording to the Robert Koch Institute (RKI), the health authorities in Germany have within a day from early Sunday morning 948 new corona infections reported. However, these numbers are not very meaningful with regard to the actual infection process – experience has shown that the number of cases reported is often lower on Sundays because not all health authorities transmit data to the RKI on the weekend.
Since the beginning of the Corona crisis, at least 259.428 People in Germany have been proven to be infected with the Sars-CoV-2 virus (data as of September 13, 12.00 a.m.). According to the RKI, the number of deaths in connection with a corona infection is included 9349. Two more deaths have been reported since the previous day. Until Sunday morning had about 231.400 People survived the infection according to RKI estimates.
The reproduction number, in short R value, according to RKI estimates in Germany, according to a statement on Saturday 1,15 (Previous day: 1.00). This means that one infected person infects a little more than one other person on average. The R-value depicts the infection rate about one and a half weeks beforehand.
In addition, the RKI gives a so-called in its current management report Seven-day R. on. The value relates to a longer period and is therefore less subject to daily fluctuations. According to RKI estimates, this value was at 1,16 (Previous day: 1.11). It shows the infection process from eight to 16 days ago.
Case numbers in Garmisch-Partenkirchen increased dramatically
In the Upper Bavarian resort of Garmisch-Partenkirchen, the number of corona cases has skyrocketed. The so-called seven-day incidence (number of cases per 100,000 inhabitants within one week) exceeded the critical mark of in the district 50. In the past week there were “visits by highly infected people to several restaurants,” said the district office.
Numerous follow-up infections are feared, the contacts of the infected people could no longer all be traced. The authority issued contact restrictions for restaurants and private events. The majority of the new infections go back to an infected young woman, said a spokesman for the district of the “Bild” newspaper: “Because she thought she had to enjoy herself despite the symptoms.”
According to Johns Hopkins University, the number of infected people worldwide rose to more than 28.6 million. Most of the cases were in the USA reported (over 6.4 million), followed by If (over 4.6 million) and Brazil (over 4.3 million). At least 919.081 People have died worldwide as a result of an infection.
The increase in registered new infections with the coronavirus is in Austria on Saturday after another jump as high as last at the end of March. The authorities reported 869 new cases since the previous day on Saturday, after a record increase of 664 new infections was last reached on Thursday. A week ago, the numbers were mostly around 300 to 400 new cases a day.
The number of Covid patients treated in the hospital is still well below the values in spring, but rose by around a third within a week. On Saturday, 209 infected people were in the hospital, 42 of them in the intensive care unit.
In total, over 5300 people are now considered sick nationwide, more than 3000 of them in the capital Vienna. There it is emphasized, however, that the values are difficult to compare with March. Unlike then, systematic testing of all contact persons would also detect many sick people who showed no symptoms, said a spokesman for the health council of the Austrian news agency APA.
In Spain is the number of daily new Corona infections on Friday to the record value of 12.183 gone up. It is the highest increase within a day since the beginning of the pandemic, wrote the newspaper “El País”. The Ministry of Health announced that it was 4708 positive test results in the past 24 hours and reported cases. In the past 14 days, a total of 112,364 new infections were registered, which is an average of good 8000 per day. The Robert Koch Institute has long classified Spain as a corona risk area. The Foreign Office warns against traveling to the popular holiday destination.
While the number of infections continued to rise, far fewer people died in connection with the coronavirus than at the height of the pandemic. The ministry said that 48 people had died with Covid-19 since the previous day. The number of corona deaths in Spain increased to a total 29.747. In April there were almost 1,000 corona deaths within 24 hours on some days.
Spain now has more than 566.000 Corona infections – more than any other Western European country. There are numerous restrictions in the public and private sectors. Nightlife is severely restricted across Spain. Masks are required everywhere – even outdoors. Areas particularly affected have been cordoned off, such as a working-class district of Palma de Mallorca.
In France the number of new infections rises to more than 10,000 for the first time. The authorities announced on Saturday that there were 10,561 new cases within 24 hours. The highest number so far was on Thursday with 9,843. The rise had led the government to impose further restrictions. The number of deaths in clinics and care facilities increases by 17 to 30,910.
The number of new virus victims in the daily USA stays high. According to the CDC, there were 46,046 new infections within 24 hours. This increased their number to just under 6.43 million. There were also 1,035 other deaths, the total number adds up to 192,388. The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) numbers do not necessarily reflect the data that individual states report.
In If According to an investigation, millions of coronavirus cases could not have been discovered at the beginning of the year. According to the study published in the Indian Journal of Medical Research, there were an estimated May in the country 6.5 million Cases. According to official figures from the Ministry of Health, it was less than 200,000. The Ministry of Health reported another daily record on Friday 96.551 new cases, bringing the official total number of infections to 4.5 million.
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