While the government has acted on the shift to a fourth coronavirus wave, in the context of a push for the Delta variant, here is the daily update on the epidemic in France, with figures from France’s Public Health and the Ministry of Health. . .
This Tuesday, August 10, 28,576 new cases of Covid-19 were identified in 24 hours, according to figures from Public Health France, a total of 6,339,509 confirmed cases since the beginning of the epidemic.
The positivity rate, which measures the number of positive cases compared to the number of people tested, is 4.3%.
The number of Covid patients in the hospital is now 9,153 patients compared to 9,022 the day before.
Among these patients, 1,712 patients are treated in intensive care services (including 117 admissions in 24 hours) compared to 1,667 patients on Monday.
68 people have succumbed to Covid-19 in hospitals in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of victims of this epidemic in France to 112,403 deaths.
As of Tuesday, 45,289,566 people had received at least one injection, or nearly 67.2% of the total population, and 37,840,706 people had a full vaccination schedule, or nearly 56.1% of the total population. . 68.2% of the adult population is fully vaccinated.