Shizuoka, Gunma, Tochigi and Kanagawa are among the 10 with the worst result of this epidemic of the new coronavirus. See the others.
Until 18:31 on Saturday (12.325) Japan had the worst positive test result for the new coronavirus of this epidemic, 926.037, for the fourth consecutive day, during the Olympic Games. Thus, the cumulative rose to XNUMX infected people.
Ten provinces also had a historical record, starting with Tokyo, with 4.058. The others were 1.580 in Kanagawa, 1.036 in Saitama, 792 in Chiba, 439 in Okinawa, 199 in Kyoto, 170 in Tochigi, 168 in Shizuoka, 136 in Gunma and 58 in Niigata.
The provinces with the highest rate per 100 inhabitants are Okinawa, with 130,17 and Tokyo, with 125,33, respectively. They have 3 times more than the country's average of 41,20.
Other provinces with high numbers on Saturday are Fukuoka with 502, Osaka with 1.040, Hokkaido with 243 and Aichi with an upward trend with 286 tested positive.
The number of critically ill patients has been increasing in the last 10 days. From Friday to Saturday, 41 more, therefore, with a total of 667. The total number of patients on Covid-19 treatment is 77.436 nationwide.
In contrast, 833.422 people recovered.
Sources: News Digest, Ryukyu Shimpo and FNN