Coronavirus in France, the situation as of Tuesday October 19, 2021

Published by My B., Graziella L. · Photos by My B. · Updated on 19 October 2021 at 08h40 · Published on 19 October 2021 at 07h47
This Tuesday October 19, 2021, take a stock on the evolution of the Coronavirus epidemic in France. Where is the Covid-19 epidemic at in France? According to the latest data, 46 additional deaths and 1,057 new cases in 24h have been reported. Discover the latest announcements, improvement in the vaccination campaign, therapies and the latest overall data.

Here is the live situation in France as of Tuesday October 19, 2021 as for the Covid-19 pandemic. Reopening plans, lockdown exit, cancelations, schools, aids, and other measures, here are the latest news and the main news to remember.

Latest and main news about Covid-19 in France:

Coronavirus en France : 242 morts en 24hCoronavirus en France : 242 morts en 24hCoronavirus en France : 242 morts en 24hCoronavirus en France : 242 morts en 24h Coronavirus in France as of Monday 18 October 2021: +46 Covid deaths, and +1,057 severe cases
Here are the latest data as for the Covid-19 epidemic in France. According to Santé Publique France’s latest data, France reports +46 more deaths in 24h. This Monday 18 October 2021, the death toll includes +41 hospital deaths and +5 in nursing homes. +1,057 new cases have been reported in 24h. [Read more]

Coronavirus : le taux d'incidence progresse de 125% en une semaine en FranceCoronavirus : le taux d'incidence progresse de 125% en une semaine en FranceCoronavirus : le taux d'incidence progresse de 125% en une semaine en FranceCoronavirus : le taux d'incidence progresse de 125% en une semaine en France Covid: the incidence rate increases in France for the first time since August
Santé Publique France has been recording an 11% increase in the incidence rate in France for the past four days. So much that it almost reaches the alert threshold set by the government, namely 50 cases for 100,000 inhabitants. [Read more]

Le vaccin contre la Covid d'AstraZeneca "sûr et efficace" selon The LancetLe vaccin contre la Covid d'AstraZeneca "sûr et efficace" selon The LancetLe vaccin contre la Covid d'AstraZeneca "sûr et efficace" selon The LancetLe vaccin contre la Covid d'AstraZeneca "sûr et efficace" selon The Lancet Covid: Valneva reports positive results for their phase 3 candidate vaccine
The French-Austrian laboratory Valneva has announced "positive topline results" for their Covid vaccine currently completing phase 3 of the clinical trial. [Read more]

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After decreasing for several weeks in a row, the hospitalization toll is slightly increasing again in France. As of Sunday October 17, 2021, 6,448 hospitalized Covid-19 sick have been reported in France, against 6,437 the day before and 6,737 a week ago. [Read more]

Covid : interférons, anticorps monoclonaux... Quels sont les traitements plébiscités par Véran ?Covid : interférons, anticorps monoclonaux... Quels sont les traitements plébiscités par Véran ?Covid : interférons, anticorps monoclonaux... Quels sont les traitements plébiscités par Véran ?Covid : interférons, anticorps monoclonaux... Quels sont les traitements plébiscités par Véran ? Covid – AstraZeneca: conclusive results for the rolling-reviewed antibody therapy
This Monday October 11, 2021, AstraZeneca laboratory issued a release stating phase 3 of the antibody-based Covid therapy clinical trial is successful. This therapy is said to cut risks of developing severe disease by 67%. Here is more on the matter! [Read more]

Coronavirus et Chloroquine : l'IHU du professeur Raoult "continuera les traitements les plus adaptés"Coronavirus et Chloroquine : l'IHU du professeur Raoult "continuera les traitements les plus adaptés"Coronavirus et Chloroquine : l'IHU du professeur Raoult "continuera les traitements les plus adaptés"Coronavirus et Chloroquine : l'IHU du professeur Raoult "continuera les traitements les plus adaptés" Covid: Merck seeks FDA emergency use authorization for Monulpiravir
Good news amid the fight against Covid! Drugmakers Merck and Ridgeback Bio have announced in April their molnupiravir therapy against the virus led to promising results. This Monday October 11? 2021, the company has announced they are seeking FDA emergency use authorization for this oral drug. [Read more]

Covid : les vaccins efficaces à 90% contre les formes graves, selon une étude Covid : les vaccins efficaces à 90% contre les formes graves, selon une étude Covid : les vaccins efficaces à 90% contre les formes graves, selon une étude Covid : les vaccins efficaces à 90% contre les formes graves, selon une étude Covid: vaccines 90% effective against severe diseases, a study shows
Published this Monday October 11, 2021 a recent French study claims Pfizer, Moderna and AstraZeneca vaccines are 90% effective against severe Covid-19, including a decreasing hospitalization and death risk in people over 50 years of age. [Read more]

Coronavirus : deux scénarios possibles quant à l'évolution du virus selon l'Institut PasteurCoronavirus : deux scénarios possibles quant à l'évolution du virus selon l'Institut PasteurCoronavirus : deux scénarios possibles quant à l'évolution du virus selon l'Institut PasteurCoronavirus : deux scénarios possibles quant à l'évolution du virus selon l'Institut Pasteur Covid: Institut Pasteur calls winter’s major resurgence of the epidemic rather “unlikely”
As winter is coming, the evolution of the Covid-19 pandemic calls for more prudence. Yet, the Institut Pasteur thinks a major resurgence of the epidemic is rather “unlikely” as colder days are coming. [Read more]

Covid : les autotests bientôt distribués dans les établissements scolairesCovid : les autotests bientôt distribués dans les établissements scolairesCovid : les autotests bientôt distribués dans les établissements scolairesCovid : les autotests bientôt distribués dans les établissements scolaires Covid: self-tests to be no longer health pass-relevant past October 15
So far, supervised self-tests enable unvaccinated people to get a health pass. Starting from October 15, only PCR and antigenic tests will be valid but no longer reimbursed, excluding in the event of medical prescription. [Read more]

Pass sanitaire : les deux préconisations du Conseil scientifique pour en sortirPass sanitaire : les deux préconisations du Conseil scientifique pour en sortirPass sanitaire : les deux préconisations du Conseil scientifique pour en sortirPass sanitaire : les deux préconisations du Conseil scientifique pour en sortir Health Pass: the Scientific Committee's two recommendations to get out of the woods
As France is starting another months of restrictions because of the Covid-19 epidemic, the issue about keep the health pass in the long or medium run is on the executive's agenda. This Thursday October 7, 2021, the Scientific Committee addressed two different scenarios for a "quick and even immediate exit" or a "delayed exit" between November 15 and the end of the year. Keep reading to find out more. [Read more]

Covid : le variant britannique pourrait être plus mortel, selon Boris JohnsonCovid : le variant britannique pourrait être plus mortel, selon Boris JohnsonCovid : le variant britannique pourrait être plus mortel, selon Boris JohnsonCovid : le variant britannique pourrait être plus mortel, selon Boris Johnson Covid: reinfection risk higher when the Delta variant is the dominant strain
The latest report of the UK Office for National Statistics says the Covid reinfection risk is almost two times higher in the event the Delta variant is the dominant strain. [Read more]

Covid : dépistage rapide, gratuit et sans rendez-vous place de la République à Paris Covid : dépistage rapide, gratuit et sans rendez-vous place de la République à Paris Covid : dépistage rapide, gratuit et sans rendez-vous place de la République à Paris Covid : dépistage rapide, gratuit et sans rendez-vous place de la République à Paris Covid: no more free tests from this October 15, how much do they cost? To whom do they apply?
PCR and antigenic tests – necessary for unvaccinated to get a valid health pass – will become charged starting from October 15, excluding medical prescriptions. How much will they cost, then and to whom do they apply? Keep reading to find out more. [Read more]

Covid :Covid :Covid :Covid : Covid: What if France could prevent the fifth wave?
Will France be hit by a fifth covid wave? As back in early September the Institut Pasteur explained in a study it would be “hard to prevent”, this early October 2021, epidemiologists sound more optimistic. Keep reading to find out more! [Read more]

Visuel ParisVisuel ParisVisuel ParisVisuel Paris Covid: the pandemic is still not under control, WHO warns
As the Covid-19 pandemic is slowing down in many countries thanks to vaccination, this Tuesday October 5, the WHO intended to remind the novel coronavirus was still not under control. [Read more]

Vaccins contre le Covid : de nouveaux effets secondaires à l'étudeVaccins contre le Covid : de nouveaux effets secondaires à l'étudeVaccins contre le Covid : de nouveaux effets secondaires à l'étudeVaccins contre le Covid : de nouveaux effets secondaires à l'étude Covid: Pfizer vaccine effective at least 6 months against severe disease
A study published today in The Lancet shows the Pfizer vaccine is effective at least 6 months against severe Covid. [Read more]

Vaccination Covid : 66,66% de la population française primo-vaccinée Vaccination Covid : 66,66% de la population française primo-vaccinée Vaccination Covid : 66,66% de la population française primo-vaccinée Vaccination Covid : 66,66% de la population française primo-vaccinée Covid vaccination: 75.2% of the French population given the first dose
While the fourth Covid-19 wave keeps on spreading across the world, especially in Europe, the vaccination campaign has been escalating for many months in France. As of Tuesday October 5, 2021, the first dose of vaccine has been given to 75.2% of the French population, and 72.8% of the population is fully vaccinated. [Read more]

Coronavirus : Emmanuel Macron annonce des mesures de soutien économique pour les entreprisesCoronavirus : Emmanuel Macron annonce des mesures de soutien économique pour les entreprisesCoronavirus : Emmanuel Macron annonce des mesures de soutien économique pour les entreprisesCoronavirus : Emmanuel Macron annonce des mesures de soutien économique pour les entreprises Covid: 74% of employees wish to dith facemask-wearing within companies
As facemask-wearing is to be lifted for people in places subject to the health pass, Labor Minister reminds employees from these places are not involved in this softening. "Facemask-wearing remain the rule in companies", the Minister insists on. A source of frustration for employees, as 74% of them are for the end of facemask-wearing within companies, according to an Ipsos-Sopra Steria survey released this October 4, 2021. [Read more]

Pass sanitaire obligatoire pour les 12-17 ans à compter du 30 septembre 2021Pass sanitaire obligatoire pour les 12-17 ans à compter du 30 septembre 2021Pass sanitaire obligatoire pour les 12-17 ans à compter du 30 septembre 2021Pass sanitaire obligatoire pour les 12-17 ans à compter du 30 septembre 2021 Health pass now compulsory for 12 - 17 years old
The health pass is compulsory for the under-18, including implementation starting from Thursday September 30, 2021 for teenagers between 12 and 17 years of age. But careful though, this health pass will eventually only apply to people from 12 years and 2 months. [Read more]

Covid : Pfizer dévoile son premier traitement oral contre le virusCovid : Pfizer dévoile son premier traitement oral contre le virusCovid : Pfizer dévoile son premier traitement oral contre le virusCovid : Pfizer dévoile son premier traitement oral contre le virus Pfizer: first Covid oral therapy now completing phase 2 of clinical trial
A pill-shaped Covid therapy soon to be available? This Tuesday September 28, 2021, Pfizer laboratory announced they have started phases 2 and 3 of their clinical trial for a medicine of this kind in two locations of the group, and potentially marketed by the end of the year if results are conclusive, after approval from the health authorities. [Read more]

Covid : les troubles menstruels, nouvel effet secondaire des vaccins sous surveillanceCovid : les troubles menstruels, nouvel effet secondaire des vaccins sous surveillanceCovid : les troubles menstruels, nouvel effet secondaire des vaccins sous surveillanceCovid : les troubles menstruels, nouvel effet secondaire des vaccins sous surveillance Covid vaccine-related menstrual disorder: nothing to be worries about, Véran assures
After many testimonies and complaints from women, the Agence nationale de sécurité du médicament – Medicines Safety National Agency – has decided to eventually place menstrual disorder under surveillance on a European level. This disorder could be one of Covid-19 vaccine side-effects. French Health Minister Olivier Véran assures this disorder is not serious. [Read more]

Coronavirus dans le monde : 930 morts aux États-Unis, 886 en Inde et 754 au Brésil en 24hCoronavirus dans le monde : 930 morts aux États-Unis, 886 en Inde et 754 au Brésil en 24hCoronavirus dans le monde : 930 morts aux États-Unis, 886 en Inde et 754 au Brésil en 24hCoronavirus dans le monde : 930 morts aux États-Unis, 886 en Inde et 754 au Brésil en 24h Coronavirus in the world as of Tuesday 19 October 2021: latest case and death tolls in 24h per country
The whole world has been facing the unprecedented coronavirus health crisis almost a year now. 235,540,407 coronavirus cases have been reported and over 4,889,534 people have died of Covid-19 worldwide. Discover the toll in countries and the evolution around the world as of Tuesday 19 October 2021. The Seychelles - the world's most vaccinated country - reinstate restrictions after a new surge in cases. Germany is about to lift a few restrictions to people vaccinated. The USA will soon vaccinate teenagers. [Read more]

Visuel Paris vélo quaiVisuel Paris vélo quaiVisuel Paris vélo quaiVisuel Paris vélo quai Coronavirus in Paris and Île-de-France as of Tuesday October 19, 2021
Discover the latest news regarding the Covid-19 pandemic spreading in Paris and Ile-de-France. As of Tuesday October 19, 2021, take a stock on the news in Paris and its surroundings, the latest reopening, and the evolution of the disease. The situation in Paris stagnates. Discover the latest announcements in the Paris area. [Read more]

Carte de France Covid le 4 mars : le taux d'occupation lits de réanimation par départementCarte de France Covid le 4 mars : le taux d'occupation lits de réanimation par départementCarte de France Covid le 4 mars : le taux d'occupation lits de réanimation par départementCarte de France Covid le 4 mars : le taux d'occupation lits de réanimation par département France Covid map ICU bed occupancy rate per region as of Monday 18 October 2021
We keep on monitoring data as for the coronavirus situation in France closely. As of Monday 18 October 2021, 20.74% of ICU beds are taken in France. [Read more]

Taux d'incidence par département au [data|covid:_confirmed:fr:latest] en FranceTaux d'incidence par département au [data|covid:_confirmed:fr:latest] en FranceTaux d'incidence par département au [data|covid:_confirmed:fr:latest] en FranceTaux d'incidence par département au [data|covid:_confirmed:fr:latest] en France Incidence rate in France as of Monday 18 October 2021
As France is on curfew from 6 p.m., the incidence rate by department remains an indicator to monitor very closely to know more about the evolution of the epidemic. As a matter of fact, even though departments exceeding the threshold of 200 positive cases for 100,000 inhabitants were first to make new measures to fight against the spread of the epidemic, including implementing extended curfew, brought forward to 6 p.m., the entire country now has to comply with the measure until the situation improves. Here are the incidence rates in each department as of Monday 18 October 2021. [Read more]

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How many people have been given the first dose of Covid-19 vaccine in France? What are the regions vaccinating the most? This Monday 18 October 2021, here are how many people have been given the first dose, and been fully vaccinated in France since December 27, 2020. Keep reading to find out more about the number of people vaccinated per region. [Read more]

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