ROME (ITALPRESS) – The weekly incidence of Covid-19 is rising nationwide: 388 per 100,000 inhabitants (November 18-24) compared to 353 per 100,000 inhabitants (November 11-17).
In the period 2-15 November, the average Rt calculated on symptomatic cases was 1.04 (range 0.80-1.31), an increase compared to the previous week and above the epidemic threshold. The transmissibility index based on cases with hospitalization increases and is just above the epidemic threshold: Rt=1.07 (1.04-1.10) on November 15, compared to Rt=0.96 (0.93 -1.00) to 8 November. This is what emerges from the data of the control room of the Istituto Superiore di Sanità.
The employment rate in intensive care is stable at 2.5% (daily survey by the Ministry of Health on 24 November) against 2.5% (survey on 17 November). The employment rate in medical areas nationwide rises to 12% (survey as of November 24), compared to 11% (survey as of November 17). Six Regions are classified at high risk for multiple resilience alerts, thirteen are at moderate risk and 2 classified at low risk. Fifteen Regions/Autonomous Provinces report at least one resilience alert. Six Regions/Autonomous Provinces report multiple resilience alerts.