Covid-19 Greece – 269 new cases

20 August 2020
509 Views

The confirmed coronavirus cases for Thursday were 269, as the National Organisation of Public Health (EODY) announced.

In terms of geographical distribution, Attica accounted for 90 cases, while Thessaloniki had 77 cases.

According to the latest announcement of EODY, out of the 269 cases, 11 were identified after checks at the country’s gateways. The total number of cases stands at 7,934, of which 55.3% are men

Of the cases on Thursday, 1,783 (22.5%) are linked to travel from abroad, while 3,658 (46.1%) are related to an already known case.

A total of 30 patients are being treated by intubation. Their median age is 68 years. Seven (23.3%) are women and the rest are men. 46.7% have an underlying disease or are aged 70 and over. 140 patients have been discharged from the ICU.

Total number of deaths reached 235 in the country. Of those who died, 82 (34.9%) were women and the rest were men. The median age of our dying fellow citizens was 77 years and 95.3% had some underlying disease and / or age 70 and over.

You may be interested

Pakistani gang leader arrested by Greek police
GREECE
shares31 views
GREECE
shares31 views

Pakistani gang leader arrested by Greek police

makis - Nov 27, 2020

The Pakistani leader of a gang, whose knife-wielding members broke into an apartment in Kaminia last Saturday and slaughtered a…

These blood types have a lower risk of contracting Covid-19
HEALTH
shares34 views
HEALTH
shares34 views

These blood types have a lower risk of contracting Covid-19

Panos - Nov 27, 2020

New research adds to the growing body of evidence that people with blood type ‘O’ may have a lower risk…

Former New York Times reporter blasts Amazon for censorship over Covid-19 masks
WORLD
shares48 views
WORLD
shares48 views

Former New York Times reporter blasts Amazon for censorship over Covid-19 masks

Panos - Nov 27, 2020

Former New York Times reporter Alex Berenson has slammed Amazon for attempted ‘censorship’ after the company backed down from its…

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.