Germany has registered more than a thousand new cases of coronavirus in the last few hours, the highest number of daily infections since de-escalation began last May, as the Robert Koch Institute (RKI) reported on Thursday. the government agency dedicated to monitoring infectious diseases in the country.
The RKI has stated that 1,045 new positives were registered in these 24 hours, compared to 741 on Wednesday, 879 on Tuesday and 509 on Monday. To find a similar number of daily infections, you need to go back by May 7th.
This means that 213,067 people in Germany are already infected with COVID-19, including 9,175 deaths and 195,200 recovery.
In addition, the RKI has stated that the rate of reproduction of the virus in the last ten days, or the R-value, is 0.9 – compared to 1.02 the previous day – which means that each infected person can infect on average to another.