Coronavirus: 555 registered infections in Germany

The number of coronavirus infections in Germany has fallen after several days under the threshold of 1000 cases. The health authorities in Germany have reported

Coronavirus: 555 registered infections in Germany

The number of coronavirus infections in Germany has fallen after several days under the threshold of 1000 cases. The health authorities in Germany have reported, according to the Robert Koch Institute (RKI), 555 new Corona infections within a day. Since the beginning of the Corona-crisis were infected, and thus at least 215.891 people in Germany demonstrated that the Virus Sars-CoV-2.

The number of new infections is compared to the values of the previous day only about half as high. One reason for this may be that week-all health offices for their information. On Saturday 1122 new infections with the Coronavirus had been reported within 24 hours. Also on Friday, and Thursday the Numbers were for the first time since the beginning of may, again above the threshold of 1000 cases.

Nearly 200,000 convalescent patients

The number of deaths in connection with a Corona-infection is according to the RKI information with 9196. Until Sunday morning, 196.800 people had survived the infection, according to the RKI estimates.

The reproduction number, in short the R-value, according to the RKI estimates in Germany at 1.32 (previous day: 1,16). This means that an Infected person in the means of infecting more than one other people. The R-value in each case forms the infection from happening about a week and a half before.

in Addition to the RKI, a so-called Seven-days-R. It refers to a longer period of time and is therefore subject to less current fluctuations. According to the RKI estimates of this value was 1.23 (previous day: 1,16). He shows that the Infection occurred from 8 to 16 days.

Updated Date: 09 August 2020, 01:19

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