Julie M. · Published on 23 November 2020 at 19h47
· Updated on 23 November 2020 at 19h47
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 Sunday November 22, 2020, 88.8% of ICU beds are taken in France. And as of November 22, 100 departments are highly vulnerable. The entire country is on health emergency. France has entered a new lockdown until December 1, 2020 at least.
As for the evolution of the situation on Sunday November 22, 2020, there are 13,157 new cases confirmed: 11,829 new cases confirmed with positive RT-PCR tests in 24 hours, and 1,328 cases confirmed with antigenic tests. Therefore 2,140,208 people have been infected by coronavirus since the epidemic started in France. This November 22, 2020, 13,585 people have been hospitalized the past 7 days in France, including 2,168 new patients checked in ICU. 215 people have died at the hospital since the latest report in France, totalling 48,732 deaths including 33,445 (+215) at the hospital and 15,287 in nursing homes.
As of November 17, 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 196. The R, representing the average amount of people contaminated by each person infected by COVID-19, reached 0.65 on November 14. The occupancy rate of ICU beds in France reaches 88.8% as of November 20, 2020. 14.8% of tests performed in France are positive as of November 21, 2020.
ICU beds occupancy rate per region as of November 22, 2020:
- Brittany: 58%
- Corsica: 50%
- Nouvelle-Aquitaine: 62.4%
- Normandy: 62.9%
- Grand Est: 76.8%
- Occitanie: 74.7%
- Pays de la Loire: 78.5%
- Ile-de-France: 83%
- Centre-Val de Loire: 87.8%
- Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur: 100.2%
- Hauts de France: 107.8%
- Bourgogne-Franche-Comté: 119.7%
- Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes: 142.2%
As well as:
- Reunion: 30.8%
- Guadeloupe: 40.7%
- Martinique: 65.4%
- Mayotte: 83.3%
France has been placed on lockdown again for at least 4 weeks starting Friday October 30, 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.