On Sundays and Mondays, the number of newly reported cases is usually lower than on other days of the week because there is less testing on weekends and not all health authorities provide data. According to the social authorities, a total of 24,860 people in Hamburg have tested positive for the corona virus since the pandemic began. According to estimates by the Robert Koch Institute, around 16,400 of these can now be regarded as recovered. The number of new infections per 100,000 inhabitants within a week fell further – to 101.1 now.
More than 300 corona patients
According to the information, as of Friday 312 corona patients are being treated in Hamburg’s hospitals. There are 79 infected people in intensive care units. 65 of them come from the Hanseatic city.
According to the Institute for Forensic Medicine at the UKE, 281 people in the Hanseatic city have died of Covid 19 disease so far. The results of the autopsies are not reported on a daily basis, but after receipt of the data.
Telephone hotline for questions about the coronavirus
General questions about the coronavirus are answered on the telephone hotline 040/428 284 000. If you experience flu-like symptoms in connection with contact with sick people, you should contact your family doctor or call 116117 by phone.