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Greece Registers 941 New Coronavirus Cases on Friday, 22 Fatalities

January 29, 2021

ATHENS — Greece registered 941 new coronavirus cases on Friday, of which 17 were identified at the country's entry points, said the National Public Health Organization (EODY).

All cases in Greece total 155.678 of which 5.927 relate to travel from abroad and 48.600 to already confirmed infection cases.

A total of 260 individuals are intubated. Their median age is 68 years, 85.8 pct have an underlying condition or are aged 70 or more and 193 of them are men. Another 1.099 have been discharged from ICUs since the start of the pandemic.

EODY also registered 22 new deaths, bringing coronavirus fatalities to 5.764 in total. The median age of all fatalities was 79 years, 95.5 pct had an underlying condition and/or were aged 70 or above, and 3.388 were men.

 Greece has been under lockdown-type restrictions since early November but the hospitalizations number of new daily cases hasn t fallen significantly despite the measures against coronavirus.

 

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