New low for daily average cases

By TPN/Lusa, in News · 14-02-2021 12:00:00 · 2 Comments

Portugal this previous week had the lowest daily average of new cases of coronavirus since 31 December, according to data released by the National Statistics Institute (INE).

In the weekly indicators on the pandemic, INE recorded on Wednesday a total of 29,511 cases accumulated in the previous seven days, corresponding to 4,216 new cases on average per day, "the lowest value since 31 December, 2020".

The number of new confirmed cases in the previous seven days has been decreasing since 28 January, adds INE.

On 10 February there was an incidence rate of 903 new cases per 100 thousand inhabitants in the previous 14 days, below the maximum of 1,667 new cases per 100 thousand inhabitants reached on 29 January.

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By Andy from Beiras on 14-02-2021 07:39

Mental health and failed businesses will be the biggest issue when we finally get out of lockdown. Too late for many!

By Ian from Lisbon on 14-02-2021 12:06
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