As for the evolution of the situation on Wednesday 17 August 2022, there are +35,745 new cases confirmed. Therefore 1,259,507 people have been infected by coronavirus since the epidemic started in France. +93 people have died since the latest report in France, totalling 153,335 deaths including 124,263 (+92) at the hospital and 29,072 (+1) in nursing homes. At least 54,535,667 people have been given at least the first dose of Covid-19 vaccine in France.
As of Wednesday 17 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 19.79% as of Wednesday 17 August 2022. 0.00% of tests performed in France are positive over the past seven days.
ICU beds occupancy rate per region as of Wednesday 17 August 2022: