Berlin (dpa / bb) - Another 23 people fell victim to the corona virus in Berlin.

This increased the number of deaths to 641, as the health administration stated in its daily status report on Thursday.

With a further 1244 cases, the number of infections rose to 68,508. 47,474 of these people are now considered to have recovered.

The Berlin Corona traffic light continues to show red once. At 179.0, the 7-day incidence is well above the highest warning level of 30. The value says that an infection was detected in 179 out of 100,000 people in the past seven days.

24.5 percent of the intensive care beds in Berlin hospitals are currently occupied by Covid 19 patients.

The traffic light shows yellow for this area - but is still close to red.

The limit for the highest warning level is 25 percent.


The situation with the so-called R value is comparatively more relaxed.

The reproduction number indicates how many other people are infected by one infected person on average.

Here the traffic light is green with a value of 0.86, at 1.1 it would jump to yellow.

Management report