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Covid today Italy, Civil Protection and regional contagion bulletin 15 January

Byeditorial

Jan 15, 2022

The bulletin with Covid numbers in Italy today, Saturday 15 January 2022, data and news from the Civil Protection and the Ministry of Health – region by region – on coronavirus infections, hospitalizations and deaths. The numbers from Piedmont, Lombardy and Veneto, Tuscany and Lazio, Campania, Puglia and Sicily. The bulletin of the big cities like Milan, Rome and Naples, the point on the vaccination campaign and the third doses. The spotlights are always on on the Omicron variant, which is now spreading throughout Italy, and on the new color map of the Regions that from Monday will see Campania in the yellow zone, together with most of the country, and Valle d’Aosta in the orange zone. TUSCANY There are 11,761 new coronavirus infections today 15 January 2022 in Tuscany, according to data and numbers from the latest Covid-19 bulletin of the Region. There are another 19 deaths. The new Covid cases (4,866 confirmed with molecular swab and 6,895 by rapid antigen test) bring the total to 571,128 since the beginning of the coronavirus health emergency. New cases are 2.1% more than the previous day’s total. The healed grew by 5.1% and reached 384,309 (67.3% of total cases). Today, 22,324 molecular swabs and 53,634 rapid antigenic swabs were performed, of which 15.5% tested positive. On the other hand, 17,355 subjects tested today (with antigenic and / or molecular swab, excluding control swabs), of which 67.8% were positive. The current positives are today 179.001, -3.7% compared to yesterday. The hospitalized are 1,349 (34 more than yesterday), of which 123 in intensive care (3 less). Today there are 19 new deaths: 13 men and 6 women with an average age of 84.1 years. These are the data – ascertained at 12 noon today based on the requests of the National Civil Protection – relating to the trend of the epidemic in the Region. BASILICATA There are 611 new coronavirus infections today 15 January 2022 in Basilicata, according to data and numbers of the latest Covid-19 bulletin of the Region. There are another 3 deaths. The deceased people resided in Lavello (a man and a woman) and Matera. 274 healings were recorded. The hospitalized for Covid-19 are 89 (+4) of which 2 in intensive care: 47 (of which 2 in TI) in the Potenza hospital; 42 in that of Matera. Overall, the current positives residing in Basilicata are about 13,400. For the vaccination, 6,028 administrations were carried out yesterday. So far 453,176 Lucanians have received the first dose of the vaccine (81.9 per cent of the population which amounts to 553,254 residents), 417,419 have received the second (75.4 per cent) and 227,858 are the third doses (41.2 per cent). , for a total of 1,098,453 administrations carried out.