Greece Confirms 248 COVID-19 Cases on Sunday, 14 Deaths

ATHENS — Greece confirmed 248 new coronavirus infections in the last 24 hours, with 7 of these identified at entry points to the country, the National Public Health Organization (EODY) said on Sunday.

Since the pandemic began, Greece has confirmed 418,342 infections (daily change: +0.1%). In the confirmed cases of the last 7 days, 31 infections are related to travel from abroad and 900 to other confirmed cases.

There are also 14 deaths recorded in the last 24 hours, bringing the total of pandemic victims to 12,548. Of these, 95.5% had an underlying condition and/or were aged 70 or over.

A total of 296 patients are on ventilators in hospitals. Their median age is 67 years and 84.5% have an underlying condition and/or are aged 70 or over. Another 2,611 have been discharged from ICUs since the pandemic began.

In addition, 66 Covid-19 patients were admitted to hospital in the last 24 hours (daily change: +4.76%). The average admission of patients with Covid-19 to hospitals over the last 7 days was 68.

The median age of new infections is 43 years (range: 0.2 to 106 years).


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