Julie M. · Published on 3 December 2020 at 19h32
· Updated on 3 December 2020 at 21h18
We keep on monitoring data as for the coronavirus situation in France closely. More and more departments are once again vigilance areas because of the virus being highly active. This Thursday December 3, 2020, 67.5% of ICU beds are taken in France. 100 departments are highly vulnerable. The entire country is on health emergency.
As for the evolution of the situation on Thursday December 3, 2020, there are 12,696 new cases confirmed. Therefore 2,257,331 people have been infected by coronavirus since the epidemic started in France. This December 2, 2020, 8,625 people have been hospitalized the past 7 days in France, including 1,212 new patients checked in ICU. 324 people have died at the hospital since the latest report in France, totalling 54,140 deaths including 37,326 (+324) at the hospital and 16,812 in nursing homes.
As of November 26, 2020, the incidence rate, that is to say the number of patients who have had a positive RT-PCR test for 100,000 inhabitants per week was still decreasing and reached 119. The R, representing the average amount of people contaminated by each person infected by COVID-19, reached 0.56 on November 21. The occupancy rate of ICU beds in France reaches 67.5% as of December 3, 2020. 10.8% of tests performed in France are positive over the past seven days.
ICU beds occupancy rate per region as of December 3, 2020:
- Normandy: 41.7%
- Brittany: 42.6%
- Nouvelle-Aquitaine: 41.3%
- Pays de la Loire: 54.1%
- Corsica: 33.3%
- Occitanie: 53.4%
- Grand Est: 61.5%
- Centre-Val de Loire: 66.5%
- Ile-de-France: 62.7%
- Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur: 81.1%
- Hauts-de-France: 81.5%
- Bourgogne-Franche-Comté: 111.6%
- Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes: 109.8%
As well as:
- French Guiana: 7.7%
- Reunion: 17.3%
- Guadeloupe: 33.3%
- Martinique: 30.8%
- Mayotte: 50%
France has been placed in lockdown. Even though some restrictions are to be lifted from November 28, 2020, the lockdown is expected to be lifted on December 15, 2020.
All departments are vulnerable:
- Normal level - 0 department
- Mildly vulnerable - 1 department: (Saint-Pierre-and-Miquelon).
- Highly vulnerable - 100 departments: (Ain, Aisne, Allier, Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, Hautes-Alpes, Alpes-Maritimes, Ardèche, Ardennes, Ariège, Aube, Aude, Aveyron, Bouches-du-Rhône, Calvados, Cantal, Charente, Charente-Maritime, Côtes-d'Armor, Cher, Corrèze, Corse-du-Sud, Haute-Corse, Côte-d’Or, Creuse, Dordogne, Doubs, Drôme, Eure, Eure-et-Loir, Finistère, Gard, Haute-Garonne, Gers, Gironde, Hérault, Ille-et-Vilaine, Indre, Indre-et-Loire, Isère, Jura, Landes, Loir-et-Cher, Loire, Haute-Loire, Loire-Atlantique, Loiret, Lot, Lot-et-Garonne, Lozère, Maine-et-Loire, Manche, Marne, Haute-Marne, Mayenne, Meurthe-et-Moselle, Meuse, Morbihan, Moselle, Nièvre, Nord, Oise, Orne, Pas-de-Calais, Puy-de-Dôme, Pyrénées Atlantique, Hautes-Pyrénées, Pyrénées-Orientales, Bas-Rhin, Haut-Rhin, Rhône, Haute-Saône, Saône-et-Loire, Sarthe, Savoie, Haute-Savoie, Paris, Seine-Maritime, Seine-et-Marne, Yvelines, Deux-Sèvres, Somme, Tarn, Tarn-et-Garonne, Var, Vaucluse, Vendée, Vienne, Haute-Vienne, Vosges, Yonne, Territoire de Belfort, Essonne, Hauts-de-Seine, Seine–Saint-Denis, Val-de-Marne, Val-d’Oise, Guadeloupe (including Saint Marteen and St Barthelemy), Martinique, French Guiana, Mayotte and Reunion.
Departments requiring vigilance as of December 3, 2020: