As for the evolution of the situation on Thursday 18 August 2022, there are +23,605 new cases confirmed. Therefore 1,265,379 people have been infected by coronavirus since the epidemic started in France. +92 people have died since the latest report in France, totalling 153,427 deaths including 124,352 (+89) at the hospital and 29,075 (+3) in nursing homes. At least 54,536,640 people have been given at least the first dose of Covid-19 vaccine in France.
As of Thursday 18 August 2022, the incidence rate, that is to say the number of patients with RT-PCR+ test for 100,000 inhabitants per week reached 0.0. The R, representing the average amount of people contaminated by each person infected by COVID-19, reached 0.66. The occupancy rate of ICU beds in France reaches 19.40% as of Thursday 18 August 2022. 0.00% of tests performed in France are positive over the past seven days.
ICU beds occupancy rate per region as of Thursday 18 August 2022: