Italian civil defense has reported 194 new coronavirus deaths in the past 24 hours, compared to 243 deaths on Friday, a total of 30,395 deaths after crossing the 30,000 threshold yesterday.
The civil defense particularly emphasizes that the 100,000 healed patients were exceeded on this Saturday, in particular 103,031, 4,008 more than on Friday. In contrast, the number of infected is 218,268.
The bulletin collects 1,083 new cases within 24 hours, a number very similar to that of Friday (1,075), the lowest since March 10, and highlights that the positive rate is the lowest in the historical series : a positive test for every 64 tests performed.
By region, Lombardy remains the most affected with 502 newborns – almost half of new infections – followed by Piedmont (181), Emilia Romagna (121), Veneto (53), Tuscany (24) and Liguria (15)) and Lazio (47).
The report also includes a decrease in hospital stays: 13,834 with symptoms added (802 fewer) and 1,034 in intensive care (134 fewer than on Friday). In addition, 69,974 people are at home (2,183 fewer).