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Corona incidence is 799.0 in Schleswig-Holstein

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The seven-day incidence of new corona infections in Schleswig-Holstein has risen to 799.0. This emerges from the information from the state registration office and the University of Kiel on Wednesday evening. On Tuesday, the number of registered new infections per 100,000 inhabitants was 778.6 within seven days and on Wednesday a week ago it was 709.0.

The seven-day incidence of corona– New infections in Schleswig-Holstein has risen to 799.0. This emerges from the information from the state registration office and the University of Kiel on Wednesday evening. On Tuesday, the number of registered new infections per 100,000 inhabitants was 778.6 within seven days and on Wednesday a week ago it was 709.0.

In a nationwide comparison remains Schleswig Holstein According to figures from the Robert Koch Institute, the country with the highest incidence of corona. On Wednesday morning, the average incidence in Germany was 488.7.

However, the incidence does not provide a complete picture of the infection situation. Experts have not predicted a high number for some time RKI recorded cases – mainly because by far not all infected people have a PCR test done. Only positive PCR tests count in the statistics. In addition, late registrations or transmission problems can lead to a distortion of individual daily values.

5057 new corona cases were reported for Schleswig-Holstein on Wednesday, compared to 5810 the day before. According to the information, 329 people were treated in the hospitals in connection with the corona virus, 22 more than on Monday. 20 corona patients were still in the intensive care unit, 9 of them were ventilated like on Tuesday.

The total number of those who have died related to corona infection since the start of the pandemic in the country was 2589. No further deaths have been reported since Tuesday.

Flensburg (1035.2) and the districts of Rendsburg-Eckernförde (1028.2) and Dithmarschen (981.6) reported the highest seven-day incidences. The district of Stormarn recorded the lowest incidence with a value of 504.5.

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