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April 13, 2021

The updated situation in Italy and in the world

There are 13,447 coronavirus test positives in Italy in the last 24 hours, according to data from the Ministry of Health. Yesterday there were 9,789. Instead, there are 476 victims in one day (yesterday 358).

There are 304,990 molecular and antigenic swabs for the coronavirus carried out in the last 24 hours in Italy, according to data from the Ministry of Health. Yesterday the tests were 190,635. The positivity rate is 4.4%, down 0.7 points from yesterday when it was 5.1%. 

There is a sharp decline in hospitalizations: intensive care units are 67 fewer (yesterday +8) with 242 admissions on the day, and drop to 3,526 in total, while ordinary hospitalizations drop by 377 units (yesterday +78), 26,952 in all. 


There are


new cases of coronavirus that emerged yesterday in Campania from the analysis of 14,571 molecular swabs. There are 554 symptoms. Yesterday, 6,882 antigenic swabs were also performed in Campania. In today's bulletin released by the Crisis Unit of the Campania Region there are 7 new deaths, 5 of which occurred in the last 48 hours and 2 occurred previously, but recorded yesterday. The total deaths in Campania since the beginning of the pandemic is 5,824. The new healed are 1,848, the total healed is 263,291. In Campania there are 133 Covid patients hospitalized in intensive care (3 fewer than yesterday) and 1,592 Covid patients hospitalized in hospital wards (2 fewer than the figure released yesterday).


Today in Puglia out of 13,107 tests analyzed, 


 positive cases were found, with an incidence of 9% (yesterday it was 13.1%). There were also 54 deaths (yesterday 39). The number of patients admitted to hospital has dropped, to 2,228 today (20 fewer than yesterday). The number of currently positives increases slightly, which are 51,634 (58 more than yesterday, out of a total of 212,536 infected since March 2020), but the number of healed increases by 1,079, passing from 154,541 yesterday to 155,620 today. 


Today out of over 13 thousand swabs in Lazio (+4.642) and over 20 thousand antigenic for a total of over 34 thousand tests, there are


positive cases (+107), 36 deaths (-1) and 1,024 cured. Cases and hospitalizations are increasing, while deaths and intensive care are decreasing. The ratio between positives and buffers is 8%, but if we also consider the antigenic the percentage is 3%. New cases in Rome city are at 696. There are 52,172 cases currently positive for Covid-19 in Lazio, of which 3,064 are hospitalized, 392 in intensive care and 48,716 in home isolation. Since the beginning of the epidemic, a total of 244,661 have been healed, 7,106 deaths and the total number of cases examined is 303,939, according to the updated bulletin of the Lazio Region.


Today the Crisis Unit of the Piedmont Region communicated


new cases of people who tested positive for Covid-19 (of which 158 after antigen tests), equal to 4.7% of the 22,670 swabs performed, of which 12,409 antigenic. Of the 1,057 new cases, 469 were asymptomatic (44.4%). There are 75 deaths. The total is now 10,765 deaths who tested positive for the virus. There are 316 hospitalized patients in intensive care (-1 compared to yesterday). There are 3,526 inpatients not in intensive care (- 107 compared to yesterday). There are 22,547 people in home isolation. The diagnostic swabs processed so far are 4,030,149 (+ 22,670 compared to yesterday), of which 1,418,367 were negative.


There are


more cases of Coronavirus positivity than yesterday, bringing total cases in Tuscany to 210,857. Today there are 34 new deaths: 14 men and 20 women with an average age of 81.4 years. 


There are


new positives in Veneto in the last 24 hours, out of 37591 swabs, +42 deaths. The currently positive are 30,559. The admissions in the critical area are -30, in intensive care -16. 

Emilia Romagna

The new cases of Coronavirus in Emilia-Romagna show a decrease compared to the last few days: they are


in the regional daily bulletin, out of 26,058 swabs. 331 are asymptomatic and the average age is 41.8 years. Hospitalizations are also falling, one hundred fewer in Covid wards (2.654), one fewer in intensive care (331). There are also 41 other deaths.


To date, 663,250 subjects have been tested in Calabria for a total of 708,566 swabs performed. The people who tested positive for Coronavirus are 52,484 (+


compared to yesterday), the negative ones 610,766. 


In Sardinia there are


new Covid positives out of 4,125 swabs performed (49,743 cases overall ascertained from the beginning of the emergency out of 1 million and 100 swabs), for a percentage equal to 7.9%. There were eight new deaths (1,285 the overall total).