The health authorities in Germany
corona infections to
Robert Koch Institute
(RKI) within one day
For comparison: on Thursday a week ago the value was 24,736.
According to the RKI, the number of new infections per 100,000 inhabitants reported within seven days was
nationwide on Thursday morning
(previous day: 132.8; previous week: 154.9).
According to the RKI,
new deaths were recorded
across Germany within 24 hours
Exactly a week ago there were 264 dead.
The RKI has counted
detected infections with Sars-CoV-2 in Germany
since the beginning of the pandemic
The actual total number is likely to be significantly higher, as many infections are not detected.
The total number of people who died with or with a proven Sars-CoV-2 infection rose to
According to the RKI situation report on Wednesday evening, the
(previous day: 0.82).
This means that 100 infected people theoretically infect 83 more people.
The R-value represents the occurrence of the infection 8 to 16 days ago.
If it is below 1 for a longer period of time, the infection process subsides;
if it is consistently higher, the number of cases increases.
In three federal states -
Hamburg, Lower Saxony and Schleswig-Holstein
- the 7-day incidence is now below 100. Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania, Brandenburg and Berlin are close to reaching this mark.
intensive care units
, where positive developments only become noticeable after a few delays, the situation seems to be at least stabilizing.
On Wednesday the number of patients treated was
cases (previous day 4955), here too the curve has been tending downwards since the end of April.
of people have received at least one corona vaccination.
This comes from the vaccination rate monitoring of the RKI (status: May 6th, 9.45 a.m.).
So far, 8.6 percent of the population has received full vaccination protection.
On Wednesday, around 1.1 million (1,092,765) vaccinations were reported.
As Federal Health Minister Jens Spahn (CDU) announced on Twitter, this was the second day after the start of the vaccination campaign in Germany when the number of vaccine doses administered was seven digits.
The highest daily value since the start of the vaccination campaign was reached on Wednesday last week with 1,116,608 vaccinations.
All in all, all vaccination centers have administered almost 32.6 million doses so far, of which almost 25.5 million for first vaccinations and a good 7.1 million for second vaccinations.
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43,626 new infections
. That comes from the data of the disease authority CDC from Wednesday. In total, more than 32 million US citizens have been diagnosed with the coronavirus. The number of deaths increased by 750.