Düsseldorf (dpa / lnw) - The corona incidence has again fallen slightly in North Rhine-Westphalia. The Robert Koch Institute (RKI) reported 357.1 new infections per 100,000 inhabitants within seven days on Wednesday morning. The previous day the incidence was 365.0, a week ago it was 392.7. Four weeks ago, the RKI had reported a value of more than 500 for NRW.
According to the RKI information from Wednesday, there were 14,701 new confirmed corona infections in NRW within one day. 26 new deaths were added during this period. Since the outbreak of the pandemic, 26,891 people have died in connection with Covid-19 in the most populous federal state.