As of the 14th of this month, the "usage rate of severely ill beds" was 64% in Kyoto prefecture and 53 in Osaka prefecture as an index showing the level of medical tightness in prefectures regarding the infection status of the new corona virus. %, 65% in Nara prefecture, 51% in Okinawa prefecture, and the "use rate of secured beds" is Fukushima prefecture, Gunma prefecture, Saitama prefecture, Chiba prefecture, Tokyo metropolitan area, Kanagawa prefecture, Ishikawa prefecture, Yamanashi prefecture, At least 50% each in Gifu, Aichi, Mie, Shiga, Kyoto, Osaka, Hyogo, Nara, Wakayama, Okayama, Hiroshima, Fukuoka, Kumamoto, Kagoshima and Okinawa prefectures. , It exceeds the standard of "level to strengthen measures" set by the subcommittee of the government.

The government's "Coronavirus Infectious Disease Control Subcommittee" summarizes the idea of ​​taking measures with an emphasis on the degree of medical strain.



The degree of medical care is different in each prefecture, so the level is decided by the prefecture.



In response to this, the Cabinet Secretariat has shown two indicators for determining the level of the prefecture, "load on the medical care provision system" and "infection status", of which "medical care provision system, etc." There are five items in "Load", such as "Usage rate of secured beds" and "Usage rate of severely secured beds".



The Cabinet Secretariat has released data for all 47 prefectures nationwide as of the 14th of this month.



Of these, the "use rate of secured beds" was


▽ Kyoto prefecture 64%,


▽ Osaka prefecture 53%,


▽ Nara prefecture 65%,


▽ Okinawa prefecture 51%,



"secured bed usage rate" was


▽ Fukushima .

51% in prefecture, ▽


62% in Gunma prefecture,


▽ 59% in Saitama prefecture,


▽ 68% in Chiba prefecture, ▽


59% in Tokyo,


▽ 72% in Kanagawa prefecture,


▽ 65% in Ishikawa prefecture,


▽ Yamanashi prefecture 69%,


▽ Gifu prefecture 59%,


▽ Aichi prefecture 71%,


▽ Mie prefecture 52%,


▽ Shiga prefecture 73%,


▽ Kyoto prefecture 70%,


▽ Osaka prefecture * 105%,


▽ Hyogo prefecture 77%,


▽ 77% in Nara prefecture,


▽ 69% in Wakayama prefecture,


▽ 56% in Okayama prefecture,


▽ Hiroshima prefecture 54%,


▽ Fukuoka prefecture 85%,


▽ Kumamoto prefecture 62%,


▽ Kagoshima prefecture 54%,


▽ Okinawa prefecture 51%,


each 50% or more, according to the government subcommittee, " It exceeds the standard of "level to strengthen measures".



* In Osaka prefecture, the number corresponding to the denominator is as of February 2, and it has not been updated to the latest number, so it exceeds 100%.



In addition, the "load on the medical care provision system, etc." includes the "hospitalization rate" and its "compared to last week", and the "change in the number of severely ill persons" compared to last week.



In addition, "infection status" includes "positive rate of PCR test", "number of new positives" per 100,000 people, "number of new positives" "compared to last week" and "compared to last week", and "infection". There are five items, "Percentage of people whose route is unknown".



The data for each prefecture is introduced in detail on the NHK special website.



Have a look at this.



https://www3.nhk.or.jp/news/special/coronavirus/

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