April 16, 2024

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Overview.  Corona numbers increase is slowing down |  interior

Overview. Corona numbers increase is slowing down | interior

Corona numbers are still showing an increasing trend, but the increase is slowing. This is evident from the dashboard of the Sciensano Health Institute.

Between August 18 and 24, on average 58,4 People who are hospitalized daily with Covid-19. This represents an increase of 2 percent over the previous week.

in total now 635 A person (+11 percent) in hospital with Covid-19, of whom 170 (+5 percent) in intensive care.


On the days between 15 and 21 August on average 1,939 New cases of corona were counted, an increase of 1 percent compared to the previous week.

when we get daily numbers If we look at it, we see more infections on some days of the week than on the same day the previous week, and fewer infections on other days.


In the week of August 15-21, with an average of about 43.700 Tests are down, down 14 percent compared to the previous seven days.

from The degree of positivity rose slightly to 4,8 percent. This value indicates the percentage of positive tests in the total. The higher the number, the worse. He. She reproduction number lie 1,00. A number higher than 1 indicates that the virus is still gaining momentum.

the death

He died between August 15 and 21 5.0 People daily from the effects of the virus. In total, the coronavirus has cost lives 25,342 the Belgians.


8,359,698 Persons – 72.6 percent of the population, or 84.9 percent of the adult population – have already received at least one stab of corona. 7,895.945 Persons – 68.5 percent Of the population, or 82.6 percent of the adult population, fully vaccinated.

in a Flanders to be 5.227.855 Population who have been at least partially vaccinated, 78.58 percent of the total population. 4,923.686 Of them fully vaccinated, 74.01 percent of the population.

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