The number of registered new corona infections in Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania rose by 47 cases from Sunday to Monday (as of Monday, 4:09 p.m.). The day before there were 46 new cases. However, there is significantly less testing on Sundays and public holidays than during the week. Overall, the State Office for Health and Social Affairs (LAGuS) reported 5,996 infections in the country since March. According to The Robert Koch Institute (RKI) estimates that 4,553 (+70) of the people who tested positive in Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania have recovered from Covid 19 disease. The number of deaths in the northeast has risen to a total of 64 (+3). In comparison to other federal states, Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania continues to have the lowest number of cases.
The national incidence rate is 46.7
A total of four districts in the northeast currently exceed the critical incidence value of 50 and are therefore considered a risk area. In the Vorpommern-Greifswald district, the value is 78.5. The Mecklenburg Lake District district reports a seven-day incidence of 74.4, Ludwigslust-Parchim reports 54.3 and Northwest Mecklenburg 62.9. For the state capital Schwerin it is currently 29.3. The incidence value of the district of Vorpommern-Rügen was given as 12.9. In the Hanseatic city of Rostock it is 26.8 and in the Rostock district 21.8. Nationwide, the incidence value is 46.7 infections per 100,000 inhabitants within a week.
Currently 116 people with Covid-19 in the hospital
Nationwide, 116 (-5) people are currently being treated in a hospital for Covid-19 disease, 31 of them are in an intensive care unit. According to the intensive care register, 15 Covid-19 patients must be ventilated. The register shows 511 occupied and 192 free intensive care beds for Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania (as of Monday 2:19 p.m.).
Most of the cases continue in the Vorpommern-Greifswald district
According to the LAGuS, most of the infected were or are in the district of Vorpommern-Greifswald with 1,268 (+19) cases so far. There are a total of 950 (+18) cases in the Mecklenburg Lake District. So far there have been 821 (+0) infections in the Ludwigslust-Parchim district. 700 (+3) infections were reported in the district of Vorpommern-Rügen. The LAGuS reports 674 (+3) cases for the district of Northwest Mecklenburg. In the Hanseatic city of Rostock, the authorities registered 657 (+1) people who were verifiably infected with the corona virus. The lowest numbers are found in the Rostock district with 554 (+2) and the state capital Schwerin with 372 (+1) cases.