Jonas Roosens

Rolling average of new Covid infections climbs above 800

The week of 7 to 13 September saw 807 people testing positive for Covid-19 each day on average. The number is 56 up on the week. 

The number of hospital admissions remains relatively low, but is also on the rise: the rolling average has climbed to 35 per day, compared to 21 per day the week before that - yesterday's rolling average for hospitalisations was at 33.

A total of 353 Covid patients were being treated in Belgian hospitals yesterday, with 74 of them in intensive care.  

The number of corona deaths remains more or less stable at 3 per day (2.7 per day to be precise). 

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