On January 26, Greece recorded the first anti-record for the number of deaths from coronavirus in 2022. EODY have announced 115 deaths in the last 24 hours.
The authorities also announced 17,960 new cases of coronavirus infection, and the number of intubated Covid patients in hospitals was 646 people.
January 26th EODY report
Tests in 24 hours : PCR 16,260 Rapid 173,940
Positive PCR+RAPID: 9.44% (of total tests)
Since the start of the pandemic, 1,848,226 infections have been confirmed in Greece (daily change: +1%). Of the confirmed cases in the last 7 days, 381 infections are related to travel from abroad and 1372 to other confirmed cases.
Moving Average: 17,752 vs. 18,670 last week.
Rt: dropped to 0.95 from 1.14 last week.
In the last 24 hours, 115 deaths have been recorded, bringing the total number of victims of the pandemic to 22,970*. Of these, 95% had an underlying disease and/or were 70 years of age or older.
*3 deaths from previous days are included in Monday’s EODY data.
In total, 646 Covid-19 patients are on ventilators in hospitals, up from 653 a day earlier. Their average age is 66 and 60.2% are men. 82.7% have an underlying disease and/or are 70 years of age or older.
Of the total number of intubated 518 (80.19%) unvaccinated or partially vaccinated and 128 (19.81%) fully vaccinated.
Since the beginning of the pandemic, 3,993 people have been discharged from intensive care units.
395 Covid-19 patients were hospitalized in the last 24 hours (daily change: -8.56%). The average number of hospitalizations of patients with Covid-19 over the past 7 days was 462 people.
The median age of new infections is 35 years (range 0.2 to 106 years) and the median age of deaths is 78 years (range 0.2 to 106 years).
VACCINATIONS: Situation as of January 24
Partially vaccinated 74% Fully vaccinated 69.5% Since September 13, 4,641,176 people have been boostered.
EODY Daily Bulletin here in Greek.