Italian authorities reported 1,766 new infections and 17 coronavirus deaths in the past 24 hours this Sunday, bringing a total of 35,835 deaths and 309,870 confirmed positive results.
The number of infections is one less than it was on Saturday, though with about 16,000 fewer tests (87,714 versus 104,387 on Saturday).
Additionally, the bulletin includes 2,846 hospital patients – 100 more than on Saturday – and 254 of them are in intensive care – 7 more than the previous day.
Active cases are 49,618 after adding 1,025 in the last 24 hours. According to regions, Campania is most affected with 245 new cases, followed by Lombardy (216), Lazio (181) and Sardinia (139).