As for the evolution of the situation on Monday March 8, 2021, there are 5,327 new cases confirmed. Therefore 3,909,560 people have been infected by coronavirus since the epidemic started in France. 359 people have died since the latest report in France, totalling 88,933 deaths including 63,759 (+359) at the hospital and 25,174 in nursing homes. At least 3,881,967 people have been given at least the first dose of Covid-19 vaccine in France.
As of Friday March 5, 2021, the incidence rate, that is to say the number of patients with RT-PCR+ test for 100,000 inhabitants per week increased and reached 217. The R, representing the average amount of people contaminated by each person infected by COVID-19, reached 1.07. The occupancy rate of ICU beds in France reaches 76.10% as of March 8, 2021. 6.25% of tests performed in France are positive over the past seven days.
ICU beds occupancy rate per region as of March 8, 2021: