Today’s Covid Italia bulletin, Wednesday 21 July, with data and news from the Civil Protection and region by region on infections, hospitalizations and deaths. The point on vaccines in the individual regions and on the impact of the delta variant while waiting for the control room on the mandatory green pass and new parameters to define the color changes. The numbers on the coronavirus pandemic from Lombardy and Lazio, Veneto and Campania, Sardinia and Piedmont, Sicily and Puglia. The latest news from big cities like Rome, Milan and Naples. The data of the regions:
There are 139 new coronavirus infections in Puglia according to today’s bulletin, 21 July. Also recorded 5 other deaths. 7,301 tests for infection carried out, broken down as follows: 35 in the province of Bari, 14 in the province of Brindisi, 14 in the province of Bat, 8 in the province of Foggia, 36 in the province of Lecce, 31 in the province of Taranto, 2 outside the region. A case previously attributed to an unknown province has been classified today, so today’s total remains 139 positive cases. Yesterday the new infections were 80 out of 7,764 swabs. The five deaths occurred 1 in Bari and 4 in Taranto. In all, 6,664 people lost their lives. Since the beginning of the emergency, 2,796,793 tests have been carried out. 245,974 patients recovered while yesterday they were 245,889 (+85). The currently positive cases are 1,824 while yesterday they were 1,775 (+49). The hospitalized are 82 while yesterday they were 85 (-3). The total of positive Covid cases in Puglia since the beginning of the emergency is 254,462, divided as follows: 95,448 in the province of Bari; 25,653 in the province of Bat; 19,930 in the province of Brindisi; 45,288 in the province of Foggia; 27,289 in the province of Lecce; 39,647 in the province of Taranto; 835 attributed to residents outside the region; 372 province of residence not known.
There are 457 new coronavirus infections in Veneto according to today’s bulletin, 21 July. On the other hand, there are no new deaths. The new data brings the total of currently positive in the region to 7,782 (they were 4,574 at the beginning of the month). On the other hand, total hospital admissions fell by five beds.
There are 65 new coronavirus infections in Abruzzo according to today’s bulletin, 21 July. On the other hand, there are no new deaths. The total number of cases since the beginning of the emergency is 75,511. The death toll remains steady at 2513. This was announced by the Regional Health Department. Eighteen patients (-2 compared to yesterday) are hospitalized; 1 (unchanged compared to yesterday with no new entry) in intensive care, while the other 1004 (+12 compared to yesterday) are in home isolation with active surveillance by the ASL.
In the last 24 hours, 3,096 molecular swabs were performed (1,236,024 in total since the start of the emergency) and 1,952 antigen tests (552,647). The positivity rate, calculated on the sum of molecular swabs and antigen tests of the day, is equal to 1.28 percent. Of the total number of positive cases, 19,208 are resident or domiciled in the province of L’Aquila (+14 compared to yesterday), 19,576 in the province of Chieti (+5), 18,349 in the province of Pescara (+25), 17,674 in the province of Teramo ( +13), 589 outside the region (+1) and 115 (+2) for which provenance checks are underway.
There are 29 new coronavirus infections in Basilicata according to today’s bulletin, 21 July. On the other hand, there are no new deaths. 567 molecular swabs carried out. The positivity rate rose from 3.7 percent in the previous bulletin to 4.9. The Lucanians recovered or negativized are 20. The hospitalized in the hospitals of Potenza and Matera are 19 (+3) of which none in intensive care while the current positives are in all 555.
For the vaccination, 5,726 doses were administered yesterday. So far 334,652 Lucanians have received the first dose of the vaccine (60.5 per cent) and 219,200 those who have also received the second dose (39.6 per cent) for a total of 553,852 administered doses. Residents in Basilicata are 553,254.
There are 306 new coronavirus infections in Tuscany according to today’s bulletin, 21 July. On the other hand, there are no new deaths. 285 cases confirmed with molecular swab and 21 by rapid antigen test, bringing the total to 246,642 since the beginning of the health emergency. New cases are 0.1% more than the previous day’s total. The healed grew by 0.04% and reached 237,193 (96.2% of total cases). Today 7,089 molecular swabs and 4,362 rapid antigenic swabs were performed, of which 2.7% were positive. On the other hand, 5,562 subjects were tested today (with antigenic and / or molecular swab, excluding the control swabs), of which 5.5% were positive. The currently positive are 2,550 today, + 9.2% compared to yesterday. There are 91 hospitalized (6 more than yesterday), of which 13 in intensive care (2 less).