Rostock (dpa / mv) - In Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania, 123 more new corona infections were registered on Tuesday.
Since the value was slightly lower than on Tuesday the previous week, the seven-day incidence - the number of new infections per 100,000 inhabitants within a week - fell slightly to 45.1.
The red area and thus the designation of the country as a whole as a risk area starts at 50.1.
As the State Office for Health and Social Affairs (Lagus) in Rostock further announced (as of 4:20 p.m.), the number of confirmed corona infections in the country exceeded the 6000 mark on Tuesday. Of the 6118 infected people registered since the start of the pandemic, around 4600 have since recovered.
According to Lagus, 126 corona patients are currently being treated in hospitals, 35 of them in intensive care units.
Another patient died, so that a total of 64 people across the country have died in connection with the coronavirus since March.
As on the previous days, the districts of Vorpommern-Greifswald (80.2), Mecklenburg Lake District (69.0), Northwest Mecklenburg (63.6) and Ludwigslust-Parchim (51.5) had incidence values of more than 50 and are therefore considered risk areas .
Despite a slight increase, the lowest incidence was again registered in the district of Vorpommern-Rügen at 15.6.
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