With the spread of Corona 19 in the metropolitan area, the number of new confirmed cases today (17th) increased to the mid-100 level.

The rapid proliferation trend, which started in mid-August, has been declining, and the trend has continued to decline in recent years, but as it increases again, there are concerns that the proliferation trend will rise again.

In particular, new group infections are continuing, centering on marriage counseling centers, nursing homes, churches, and factories, and the proportion of patients who are not clear how and when they were infected exceeded 25%, and the quarantine authorities are making a sense of it.

In addition, unfortunately, as the number of new confirmed cases increases on the third day of the release of the 2.5 stage of'social distancing', the future trend is drawing attention.

The Central Defense Response Headquarters announced that as of 0 o'clock today, the number of new confirmed cases increased by 153, accumulating 22,000.

40 more than yesterday.

The number of new confirmed cases remained in the early 100 range from the 11th (176) until yesterday, but rose back to the mid-range after six days.

The number of new confirmed cases has been in the 100th level since the 3rd. By day, 195 people → 198 people → 168 people → 167 people → 119 people → 136 people → 156 people → 155 people → 176 people → 136 people → 121 people → 109 people → 106 people → 113 people → 153 people.

Looking at the infection route of today's new confirmed cases, 145 people occurred in the region, excluding 8 people from overseas.

The number of confirmed local outbreaks decreased by recording double digits for three days in a row on the 13th to 15th (99, 98, 91), but increased to three digits again yesterday (105) and increased for two consecutive days.

By region, the 145 confirmed cases of local outbreaks are total 121 in the metropolitan area, including 62 in Seoul, 52 in Gyeonggi, and 7 in Incheon.

New confirmed cases in the metropolitan area maintained double digits from the 12th to yesterday, but again today recorded three digits.

Outside the metropolitan area, there are 9 people from Chungnam, 6 people from Gyeongbuk, 3 people from Gyeongnam, 2 people from Busan and Daegu, and 1 from Gwangju and Daejeon.

In the case of major infections, at least 10 new confirmed cases have occurred in Kia Motors' Sohari Plant in Gwangmyeong.

In addition, since the first confirmed person came out on the 14th at the Dongiksan Marriage Consultation Center in Iksan, Jeollabuk-do, five people have been infected so far, and a total of three have been confirmed at Park Aewon, a mental care facility in Goyang, Gyeonggi-do.

In addition, Gyeonggi Icheon City Day Care Center (accumulated 20 people), Gyeongbuk Chilgok-gun Sanyangsam business briefing session (cumulative 21 people), Seoul Gangnam-gu K Health Industry (cumulative 21 people), Metropolitan area mountain meeting cafe (cumulative 47 people), Seoul Songpa-gu Woori Church ( Cumulative 11).

As of yesterday, the number of confirmed foreign inflows was counted as eight.

Of these, two were confirmed during the quarantine process at the airport or port, and the remaining six were positive during self-isolation in Gyeonggi (2), Seoul, Daejeon, Chungnam, and Jeonnam (1 each) area of ​​residence or temporary living facilities. received.

When local outbreaks and overseas inflows (excluding quarantine) were combined, the metropolitan area was 124, including 63 in Seoul, 54 in Gyeonggi, and 7 in Incheon, accounting for the majority of new confirmed cases.

Nationally, 11 new cases have been confirmed.

As with the previous day, 160 patients with severe and severe illness were maintained.