• ISS monitoring: the Rt index drops to 0.85, incidence of 54 cases per 100 thousand inhabitants


September 17, 2021

All updated data from Italy and the world

There are 4,552 Covid test positives identified in the last 24 hours, according to data from the Ministry of Health.

Yesterday there were 5,117.

On the other hand, 66 victims in one day, one more than yesterday.

Since the beginning of the pandemic there are 4,627,699 cases, 130,233 deaths.

The discharged and healed are instead 4,383,195 (yesterday 4,376,646), with an increase of about 6,500 compared to yesterday, while the currently positive ones are 114,271 (yesterday 116,342), with a decrease of 2,071 cases in the last 24 hours.

284,579 molecular and antigenic swabs carried out, yesterday were 306,267.

The positivity rate is 1.6%, stable compared to yesterday.

525 patients admitted to intensive care, 6 fewer than yesterday in the balance between income and expenses.

Daily admissions are 34 (yesterday they were 30).

The hospitalized with symptoms in the ordinary wards are 3,989, 29 less than yesterday.

The region with the highest number of cases is also today Sicily (602), ahead of Tuscany (494), Campania (477), Emilia Romagna (473) and Veneto (463).

Total cases since the beginning of the pandemic rise to 4,627,699.

The discharged / healed are 6,549 more (for a total of 4,383,195), the currently positive 2,071 fewer (114,271 in all).

There are 109,757 people in home isolation (-2,036).