Bochum (dpa / lnw) - The weekly Corona value fell slightly to 168.5 in North Rhine-Westphalia on Tuesday.

According to the Robert Koch Institute, it was 171.1 the day before.

The important indicator shows how many new infections per 100,000 inhabitants have become known to the authorities in the past seven days.

The so-called weekly incidence nationwide on Tuesday was 162.4.

The number of people who died in connection with the coronavirus increased in NRW by 62 to 14,974.

The relatively most new infections in North Rhine-Westphalia were still in Remscheid, where the weekly value was 313.5.

13 other districts and urban districts showed values ​​between 200 and 300.

Only five of the 53 municipalities remained below 100: Münster, Rhein-Kreis Neuss, Bottrop, Höxter and the Coesfeld district, which had the lowest incidence nationwide at 83.0.

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