Berlin (dpa / bb) - In Berlin, the seven-day incidence of corona infections is still over 60. On Friday, the Senate Health Administration recorded 63.8 new infections per 100,000 inhabitants within one week, again more than the day before (61 , 6).
After the value sank significantly for a long time, the trend recently reversed.
The corresponding Corona traffic light remains on red. It would only jump to yellow from a value of 30, and to green from 20.
497 new infections were counted in Berlin on Friday.
The previous day 510 new cases had been registered.
According to the management report, 128,943 people have fallen ill since the pandemic began a year ago, of which 120,638 are considered recovered.
2814 Berliners have already died in connection with a coronavirus infection, including nine new deaths reported on Friday.
The Berlin Corona traffic light is still on yellow for the proportion of intensive care beds occupied by Covid 19 patients.
However, the proportion has fallen and is currently 18.1 percent (previous day 18.4 percent).
At 25 percent, the traffic light would jump to red.
The reproduction number, on the other hand, is in the green: The so-called R value, which indicates how many people an infected person infects on average, rose from 0.81 on Thursday to 0.92.
In order to slow the pandemic, the value would have to be significantly less than 1.
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Health administration management report