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02 March 2021

The updated situation in Italy and in the world

From the data of the Ministry of Health, today there are 17,083 new cases with 335,983 swabs and 343 victims.

Yesterday there were 13,114 cases with 170,633 swabs (rate at 7.7%) and 246 victims.

Currently positive in Italy are 430,996, there is an increase of 6,663 cases compared to yesterday.

Between discharged and recovered there are a total of 2,426,150 people, with an increase of 10,057 units in the last 24 hours.

The total death toll rises to 98,288 victims in Italy since the beginning of the pandemic.

The total number of cases is 2,955,434 infected with Covid-19 in Italy.

In Campania 2,046 new cases and 36 deaths

There are 2,046, of which 420 cases identified by rapid antigenic tests, the new cases of contagion registered in Campania in the last 24 hours, compared to 15,260 swabs of which 2,625 antigenic.

This was announced by the Crisis Unit of the Campania Region, specifying that 1,515 of the new positives are asymptomatic, 111 symptomatic. 678 are healed, 36 victims (7 died in the last 48 hours and 29 died previously but registered yesterday). 133 intensive care beds are occupied (656 the total of those available), 1,360 hospital places (3,160 the total of those available).

Emilia-Romagna, in February + 70% infections at school

Never so many cases of coronavirus in schools of all levels in Emilia-Romagna as in February: from kindergartens to high school there were a total of 6,080 children and teenagers , teachers and staff from Emilia-Romagna who contracted Sars-Cov2.

The Region communicates it.

A 70% increase from the full four weeks of January.

In the last two weeks - from 15 to 21 and from 22 to 28 February - there is an incidence exceeding 350 cases per 100 thousand people for all age groups from 6 to 18 years, while among children up to 5 years the incidence is close to 250 cases.

Veneto, 1,228 infected in the last 24 hours

There are 1,228 new cases of Coronavirus registered in Veneto in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of patients since the beginning of the pandemic to 335,478.

This was reported by the Regional Bulletin, which reported 22 deaths as of yesterday, with the total at 9,874.

The incidence of positives on swabs carried out in the last 24 hours is 2.87%;

the current positives are 25,224.

In hospitals there was a decrease (-23) in admissions to non-critical areas, with 1,172 patients;

on the other hand, the number of people admitted to intensive care is growing (+6), with a total of 145.

In Lazio 1,188 new cases and 29 deaths

"Today in Lazio, on over 11 thousand molecular swabs and over


thousand antigenic for a total of over 37 thousand tests, there are 1,188 positive cases, 29 deaths and 1,087 recovered. Cases, deaths and intensive care are increasing. The ratio between positives and swabs is 10%, but if we also consider the antigenic ones the percentage is 3% ".

This is what the regional health councilor, Alessio D'Amato, affirms.

In Rome there are 644 new cases.

In Tuscany 1,058 new cases and 13 deaths

There are 1,058 new positive cases registered in Tuscany today, thus bringing the total number of positives since the beginning of the epidemic to 158,170.

There are 13 new deaths.

The healed grow by 0.5% and reach 134,643 (85.1% of total cases).

Today 13,182 molecular swabs and 10,142 rapid antigenic swabs were performed, of which 4.5% were positive.

On the other hand, 11,566 subjects tested today (with antigenic and / or molecular swab, excluding control swabs), of which 9.1% were positive.

The currently positive are 18,828 today, + 2% compared to yesterday.

There are 1,163 hospitalized (41 more than yesterday), of which 174 in intensive care (2 more).

These are the data - ascertained at 12 today on the basis of the requests of the National Civil Protection - relating to the progress of the epidemic in the region.

Puglia, 1,021 cases and 40 deaths

The number of new cases of Covid-19 now exceeds one thousand, albeit slightly, in Puglia today.

The tests date back to yesterday.

The death toll is very high.

These are the data from the daily epidemiological bulletin on coronavirus, drawn up by the Region on the basis of information from the director of the Health Promotion department Vito Montanaro.

Out of 9,322 swabs, 1,021 infections emerged.

40 deaths were recorded.

Yesterday there were 29 dead. In all, 3,992 people have lost their lives since the pandemic began.

1,571,274 tests have been carried out since the start of the emergency.

111,599 patients recovered, yesterday they were 110,767 (+832).

The current positives are growing, reaching 33,111 against 32,962 yesterday (+149).

Hospitalized patients increased to 1,432 against 1,422 yesterday (+10).

The total of positive Covid cases in Puglia since the beginning of the emergency is 148,702.

415 positives in the Marche

There are 415 covid positives detected in the Marche in the last 24 hours among the new diagnoses, of which 194 in the province of Ancona.

The Health Service of the Marche Region announced that "in the last 24 hours 7,094 swabs were tested: 5,040 in the new diagnosis path (of which 2,985 in the screening with antigenic pathway) and 2,054 in the healed path (with a positive / tested ratio equal to 8.2%) ". 

In Friuli Venezia Giulia 283 cases

Today in Friuli Venezia Giulia 283 new infections have been detected on 6,116 molecular swabs with a positive percentage of 4.63%.

There are also 3,463 rapid antigenic tests carried out, from which 196 cases (5.66%) were detected.

There are 11 registered deaths, to which is added a previous one relating to last February 26;

admissions to therapies drop to 61, while those in other departments are 380. This was announced by the deputy governor with responsibility for Health of Friuli Venezia Giulia, Riccardo Riccardi.

The total deaths amounted to 2,856.

The totally healed are 62,353, the clinically healed 2,048, while the people in isolation today are 9,765.

Since the beginning of the pandemic in Friuli Venezia Giulia, a total of 77,463 people have been positive.

Abruzzo, 246 cases and 11 deaths

There are a total of 54910 positive cases of Covid 19 registered in Abruzzo since the beginning of the emergency.

Compared to yesterday, there are 246 new cases.

The death toll of patients registers 11 new cases and rises to 1720. The number of positive cases also includes 40135 discharged / cured (+291 compared to yesterday).

Currently positive in Abruzzo are 13055 (-56 compared to yesterday).

Since the start of the Coronavirus emergency, a total of 751701 molecular swabs have been performed (+3681 compared to yesterday) and 266977 antigen tests (+2374 compared to yesterday).

634 patients (+1 compared to yesterday) are hospitalized in non-intensive care;

85 (+4 compared to yesterday with 6 new hospitalizations) in intensive care, while the other 12,336 (-61 compared to yesterday) are in home isolation with active surveillance by the ASL.

In South Tyrol 236 new cases and 4 deaths

In South Tyrol, in hard lockdown until March 14 with shops, bars and restaurants closed, the new cases of Covid-19 that emerged yesterday were 236 out of a record number of tampons processed in a single day, 21,258, the highest since the beginning of the pandemic.

There were 4 deaths yesterday for a total of 1,043 from 12 March 2020, the date on which the first coronavirus-related death occurred in the province of Bolzano.

Of the new positivity, 97 emerged out of 1,429 swabs examined and 139 out of 19,829 antigen tests carried out yesterday.

The people tested positive for a molecular swab are 43,150 out of 197,340 tested and those who have recovered in the meantime 30,849.

The people who tested positive for an antigen test are 22,611.

The pressure on hospitals remains very strong: 208 Covid patients are hospitalized in normal wards and 40 those who need intensive care treatment.

Currently positive patients admitted to private facilities are 159.

Basilicata, 149 infections and 1 death

There are 149 new positive cases of Sars Cov-2, 146 of which concern residents, out of a total of 1,776 molecular swabs registered yesterday in Basilicata.

This was announced by the regional task force with the usual bulletin.

The Lucanians recovered or negativized are 54, in addition to two people residing in Campania in isolation in Policoro and Vietri di Potenza.

Updating the overall data, the currently positive Lucanians rise to 3,968 (+91), of which 3,867 in home isolation, while 11,096 people residing in Basilicata recovered from the beginning of the health emergency and 363 died.

The people currently hospitalized in Lucanian hospitals are 101 (+5).

The number of beds occupied in intensive care has remained unchanged, 9. Since the beginning of the health emergency, 242,627 molecular swabs have been analyzed, of which 224,415 were negative, and 148,507 people were tested.

In Calabria 102 new cases

In Calabria to date 554,680 subjects have been subjected to tests for a total of 587,436 swabs performed (more tests can be carried out on the same subject).

38,133 people tested positive for Coronavirus (+102 compared to yesterday), 516,547 negative ones.

These are the daily data relating to the Covid-19 epidemic reported by the Health Protection Department.

In Sardinia 70 new cases

In Sardinia, since the beginning of the emergency, 41,306 cases of positive Covid-19 are ascertained overall.

In the latest update of the Regional Crisis Unit, 70 new cases were detected.

In total, 778,916 swabs were performed, for an overall increase of 10,613 tests compared to the previous figure.

The positive cases-swabs performed ratio marks a positive rate of 0.6% for the island.

There were 4 deaths (1,170 in all).

On the other hand, 206 patients are currently hospitalized in non-intensive wards (-4), while 20 (+1) patients are in intensive care.

There are 12,513 people in home isolation.

The healed are a total of 27,177 (+132), while the people declared clinically cured on the island are currently 220.

Six new positive cases in Valle d'Aosta

In the last 24 hours, another six new positive cases for Covid-19 have been detected. of 87 people subjected to swab).

There were no new deaths.

15 people are admitted to the Parini hospital, two of whom are in intensive care.

This is what is reported in the bulletin of the Valle d'Aosta Region based on data released by the Local Health Authority.

The healed are 11 and the currently positive 163, five fewer than yesterday.