The data for Friday 21 January. Brusaferro (Iss): There is a start of stabilization of the curve. The positivity rate drops to 16% with 1,117,553 swabs. Hospitalizations: -174, a reduction in the medical area had not been seen since the end of October. Intensive care: +9
I am 179.106
the new cases of Covid in Italy (yesterday there were 188,797, here the bulletin). It goes up like this at least 9.603.856
the number of people who have contracted the SARS-CoV-2 virus (including recovered and died) since the outbreak began. THE deaths today I am 373
(yesterday 385), for a total of 142,963 victims from February 2020.
People recovered or discharged they are altogether 6.765.190 e 171.565 those that have become negative in the last 24 hours (yesterday 143,029). The positive current – the subjects who have the virus – turn out to be in everything 2.695.703, equal to +13.662 compared to yesterday (+55.451 the day before).
The swabs and the scenario
I total swabs (molecular and antigenic) were 1.117.553, or 7,287 more than yesterday when it was 1,10,266. The positivity rate drops to 16% (the approximation of 16.03%); yesterday it was 17%.
Less infections in 24 hours than yesterday. the usual ups and downs of the curve that moves down before the weekend. At the scenario level, the picture does not change compared to yesterday. The slowdown in growth, seen in recent days, should manifest itself next week with the beginning of the downward trend. Except surprises. A small improvement can be seen from the comparison with last Friday, when they were recorded +186,253 almost with a rate of 16.4%: today in fact there are fewer new infections than that day, with a slightly lower percentage (16% against 16.4%). We are in a transitory situation, but less worse than we thought two months ago. From the next few weeks there will be an important decline in the contagion curve, explains the microbiologist Andrea Crisanti, to the microphones of A Sheep Day on Rai Radio1.
According to the monitoring of the ISS
, the symptomatic Rt index drops to 1.31 (it was 1.56 in the previous report), with a forecast of 1.03 for next week, and the incidence of cases stands at 2,011 per 100,000 inhabitants (it was 1,988 per 100 thousand). But various regions have had problems submitting the data and there may be underreporting. We see a start of stabilization of the curve, after twelve weeks of continuous growth, underlines Silvio Brusaferro, president of the ISS. From Monday Abruzzo, Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Piedmont and Sicily pass in the orange zone.
always there Lombardy to have the highest number of newly infected (even if it has a decreasing trend): here are +32,677 cases (last Friday they were +33,856 cases) with a rate of 16.1%, in line with the national one, calculated on 202,298 tampons, that is the highest number of regional tests of the day (here the bulletin). Above 20 thousand follows theEmilia Romagna which communicates +20,654 cases with a rate of 26% on 79,000 samples processed.
Five other regions recorded a five-digit increase: Veneto (+19.117 cases), Lazio (+15.314 cases), Piedmont (+14.675 cases), Campania (+13.682 cases) and Tuscany (+13.029).
The death toll remains high: 373 in the bulletin against 385 yesterday, over 300 for the fourth consecutive day. As often happens, previous deaths were included in the count – today they are from Abruzzo and Sicily – as indicated by the notes below. There are two regions / provinces with zero bereavement: Valle d’Aosta and the province of Trento. While the greatest number of deaths in Lombardy (121).
The health system
Ordinary hospitalizations decrease for the first time in 2022: there has not been a reduction in this sector since the end of October. A sign that bodes well. While those in resuscitation slightly increase. The beds occupied in ordinary Covid wards I am -174 (yesterday +159), for a total of 19,485 hospitalized. The beds occupied in intensive care (TI) are +9 (yesterday +10) – this is the balance between the people who left and those who entered ICU -, bringing the total of the most seriously ill patients to 1.707, with 148 admissions to resuscitation (yesterday 155).
The cases region by region
The data provided below, and broken down by region, is that of total cases (number of people found positive since the beginning of the epidemic: includes deaths and recovered). The variation indicates the number of new cases registered in the last 24 hours. Here is the table with the overall data provided by the Ministry of Health.
1,926,236: +32,677 cases (yesterday +33,676) with 202,298 swabs
975.213: +19.117 cases (yesterday +21.833) with 142.976 swabs
Campania 920.505: +13.682 cases (yesterday +16.977) with 90.856 swabs
Emilia Romagna 895.961: +20.654 cases (yesterday +20.140) with 79.424 swabs
767.303: +14.675 cases (yesterday +15.328) with 102.531 swabs
Lazio 758.633: +15.314 cases (yesterday +13.423) with 100.878 swabs
Tuscany 641,153: +13,029 cases (yesterday +13,720) with 72,849 swabs
Sicily 558.813: +7.418 cases (yesterday +7.997) with 46,999 swabs
Puglia 520,516: +8,423 cases (yesterday +8,333) with 72,066 swabs
Liguria 251.540: +6.197 cases (yesterday +6.882) with 31.969 swabs
Friuli Venezia Giulia 230,078: +4,712 cases (yesterday +5,238) with 29,252 swabs
Market 210,690: +5,853 cases (yesterday +6,905) with 19,031 swabs
Abruzzo 184,596: +3,748 cases (yesterday +4,004) with 30,642 swabs
Calabria 156,630: +2,212 cases (yesterday +2,785) with 13,085 swabs
P. A. Bolzano 141,631: +2,887 cases (yesterday +2,989) with 16,252 swabs
Umbria 137,837: +2,211 cases (yesterday +2,133) with 16,153 swabs
Sardinia 113,963: +1,610 cases (yesterday +1,432) with 23,578 swabs
P. A. Trento 105,993: +2,375 cases (yesterday +2,659) with 13,399 swabs
Basilicata 54.198: +1.386 cases (yesterday +1.388) with 6.910 swabs
Molise 26,214: +482 cases (yesterday +415) with 3,799 swabs
Valle d’Aosta 26,153: +444 cases (yesterday +540) with 2,606 swabs
The deaths region by region
The figure provided below, and broken down by region, is that of the total deaths since the start of the pandemic. The variation indicates the number of new deaths recorded in the last 24 hours.
Lombardy 36,378: +121 deaths (yesterday +131)
Veneto 12,888: +26 deaths (yesterday +32)
Campania 8,856: +21 deaths (yesterday +28)
Emilia Romagna 14,719: +29 deaths (yesterday +33)
Piedmont 25: + deaths (yesterday +31)
Lazio 9,620: +26 deaths (yesterday +15)
Tuscany 7,983: +34 deaths (yesterday +24)
Sicily 8,113: +26 deaths (yesterday +34)
Puglia 7.103: +12 deaths (yesterday +7)
Liguria 4,771: +2 deaths (yesterday +7)
Friuli Venezia Giulia 4,388: +6 deaths (yesterday +8)
Market 3,339: +6 deaths (yesterday +3)
Abruzzo 2,738: +12 deaths (yesterday +6)
Calabria 1,775: +9 deaths (yesterday +14)
P. A. Bolzano 1.337: +1 death (yesterday +1)
Umbria 1,584: +7 deaths (yesterday +2)
Sardinia 1,788: +8 deaths (yesterday +3)
P. A. Trento 1,460: no new deaths (yesterday +3)
Basilicata 665: +1 death (yesterday +2)
Molise 519: +1 death (no new deaths yesterday)
Valle d’Aosta 499: no new deaths (yesterday +1)
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The Abruzzo Region announces that 6 cases have been eliminated from the total of positives as non-Covid patients and 1 case diagnosed as antigenic and not confirmed by molecular. From the total number of deaths reported today, 3 cases have occurred in the past few days.
The Emilia-Romagna Region announces that 16 cases, communicated in the previous days, have been eliminated, as they are not considered COVID-19 cases.
The Friuli Venezia Giulia Region announces that the total number of positive cases was reduced by 11 following 5 negative molecular swabs after positive antigen test and following 6 positive tests removed after case review. It should be noted that all patients who tested positive for SARS-CoV2 hospitalized for both Covid-19 and other pathologies are counted in the data relating to hospitalized patients in the Intensive Care Unit and Medical Area.
The Liguria Region announces that all SARS-CoV2 positive patients hospitalized for both Covid-19 related disease and other causes are counted in the information flow of hospitalized patients in the Medical and Intensive Care Area. Furthermore, it should be noted that patients currently hospitalized for non-Covid-19 related disease amount to about 30% of the total hospitalized patients who are positive for SARS-CoV2.
The PA Region of Bolzano announces that 2 transfers of patients positive to the antigen test but negative to the molecular test performed within 3 days have been subtracted.
The Puglia Region announces that the data notified today include 8,423 cases confirmed in the last 24 hours and 6,528 cases diagnosed with rapid antigenic swab recounted from 01.01.2022.
The Region of Sicily announces that the deaths reported today occurred: N. 5 ON 20/01/22 – N. 14 ON 19/01/22 – N. 2 ON 18/01/22 – N. 3 ON 13/01 / 22 – N. 2 ON 09/01/22.
The Umbria Region informs that 10 of the non-ICU admissions belong to the discipline codes of Obstetrics & Gynecology and Pediatrics.
January 21, 2022 (change January 21, 2022 | 18:22)