As for the evolution of the situation on Thursday 19 May 2022, there are +27,842 new cases confirmed. Therefore 1,534,333 people have been infected by coronavirus since the epidemic started in France. +67 people have died since the latest report in France, totalling 147,715 deaths including 118,864 (+63) at the hospital and 28,851 (+4) in nursing homes. At least 54,379,090 people have been given at least the first dose of Covid-19 vaccine in France.
As of Saturday 14 May 2022, the incidence rate, that is to say the number of patients with RT-PCR+ test for 100,000 inhabitants per week reached 333.4. The R, representing the average amount of people contaminated by each person infected by COVID-19, reached 0.75. The occupancy rate of ICU beds in France reaches 22.04% as of Thursday 19 May 2022. 13.12% of tests performed in France are positive over the past seven days.
ICU beds occupancy rate per region as of Thursday 19 May 2022: