So far there have been 759,543 positive test results in Austria. As of today (9:30 a.m.), 11,090 people across Austria have died from the consequences of the coronavirus and 728,187 have recovered. There are currently 831 people in hospital treatment due to the coronavirus. Of these, 219 are cared for in intensive care units.
Salzburg in 2nd place with 7-day incidence
The federal state with the highest seven-day incidence is currently Upper Austria with 201.9, loads from Salzburg, Vienna and Stemark (170, 163.5 and 158.2, respectively). Carinthia (131.1), Lower Austria (125.6), Tyrol (91.3), Burgenland (88.8) and Vorarlberg (64.9) also follow. In absolute numbers, most new cases were discovered in Upper Austria (486) and in Lower Austria (346), according to data from the Ministry of the Interior and Health. In Vienna there were 275 new cases, in Styria 229 and in Salzburg 215. In Carinthia there were 128 new infections, in Tyrol 107, in Burgenland 45 and in Vorarlberg 37.
Easily save on the number of hospital patients
Since the pandemic began in February 2020, there have been 759,543 confirmed corona cases in Austria. 728,187 people have recovered, compared with 2,245 since yesterday Friday. As of today, Saturday, 20,266 people in Austria were actively suffering from the disease, 383 fewer than on Friday. A total of 11,090 people have died of or due to Covid-19 so far, six in the past 24 hours. In Austria’s hospitals & compared to the previous day, slightly fewer people are cared for, 15 less in the normal wards than on Friday yesterday, and two less in intensive care units.
1.6 percent of the PCR tests positive
A total of 470,368 PCR and rapid antigen tests were registered in the past 24 hours, 115,364 of which were more informative PCR tests. The positive rate of the PCR tests was 1.6 percent. This 24-hour value is slightly above the average of last week with an average of 1.3 percent positive PCR tests.
New corona infections in Austria
- Burgenland: 45
- Carinthia: 128
- Lower Austria: 346
- Upper Austria: 486
- Salzburg: 215
- Styria: 229
- Tyrol: 107
- Vorarlberg: 37
- Vienna: 275
About 17,600 vaccinations on Friday
Yesterday, Friday, 17,606 vaccinations were carried out. There are 6,779 first stitches and 10,827 second stitches. According to the data in the e-vaccination pass, a total of 5,782,532 Austrians received at least one partial vaccination. That’s 64.7 percent of the population. 5,473,580 people (61.3 percent) of these received both partial vaccinations. With the exception of the active ingredient from the manufacturer Johnson & Johnson, two vaccinations are necessary to fully protect the active ingredient.
A closer look at the full immunization rates by age group shows that 49.8 percent of the 12- to 24-year-olds are fully immunized, in the 25 to 34 age group the rate is 59.4 percent and for the 35 to 44-year-olds 65 percent . 69.5 percent of people between 45 and 54 years of age are completely protected against Covid-19, 78.2 percent in the 55 to 64 group. The 65 to 74-year-olds have a full immunization rate of 83.5 percent, the 75- to 84-year-olds 88.4 percent and the group 85-plus 88.4 percent.
Vaccination coverage is highest in Burgenland
The vaccination rate (fully immunized) is highest in Burgenland at 68.9 percent. In Lower Austria 64.1 percent of the population are vaccinated, in Styria 62.1 percent. After Vienna (60.3), Vorarlberg (60.2), Tyrol (59.5), Carinthia (57.8) and Salzburg (57.6), Upper Austria brings up the rear with a vaccination rate of 56.4 percent.