in Messina 12 new cases and two deaths

More infections have been recorded in Sicily, in the last 24 hours, than in Lombardy (404), Lazio (417) and Piedmont (173). There are 1,024 new cases of Coronavirus ascertained on the island and indicated in the latest bulletin released by the Ministry of Health to monitor the progress of the virus in Italy. The positivity rate, based on the 14,242 processed swabs, rose from 6.6 to 7.2%.

The data relating to admissions in Covid areas are almost stable, passing from 848 to 845 (-3 compared to the previous day), and in intensive care, where 120 patients are currently found ( 3 compared to Saturday, with 10 new entries) . Another ten dead and 837 healed / discharged. Of the ten victims reported today, the Region announces that four deaths refer to 4 September, five to 3 September and one to 2 September. The number of current positives rises to 28,462 ( 177) while that of subjects in home isolation stands at 27,497 ( 177). Coronavirus, two victims in the last 24 hours: 113 hospitalized of which 17 in intensive care

According to the data collected by the Civil Protection this is the distribution of new cases in the island (in brackets the total number of cases since the beginning of the pandemic): 379 in Palermo (80.379), 139 in Catania (69.946), 12 in Messina (31.598), 158 in Syracuse (21.181), 70 in Trapani (18.258), 107 in Ragusa (18.703), 88 in Caltanissetta (17.125), 50 in Agrigento (16,529) and 21 to Enna (8,749).

The point on the vaccination campaign

Overall, 5,821,348 doses of the 6,562,307 delivered on the island were administered (data updated at 6.14 of 5 September 2021). The percentage of vaccinated in Sicily (between completed cycles or single dose) reaches 63.3% (-8.19 compared to the national figure considering all the over 12s). This is the distribution by age of vaccines, between boosters and single dose (the number is indicated in brackets considering also the first doses): 142984 for the age group 12-19 (201.364) 307.474, age group 20-29 (344.002), 314.093 age group 30-39 (351.627), 421.494 age group 40-49 (449.724), 511.227 age group 50-59 (532.009), 469.213 age group 60-69 (478.535), 375.677 age group 70-79 (385.194), 265,213 over 80 (271,518).

Coronavirus, the bulletin from Italy

from Today.it

• new cases: 5,315 (yesterday 6,157);
• currently positive: -337, total 136,702;
• deceased: 49, total 129,515;
• discharged / recovered: 5.602, total 4.305.223;
• hospitalized with symptoms: 14, total 4.216;
• admitted to intensive care: 3, total 572;
• daily admissions to intensive care: 37;
• buffers: 259.756.
• Total and cases: 4,571,440

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