the Number of people infected with the coronavirus was in week 31 at the level of what was seen in the beginning of may. It writes the Statens Serum Institut (SSI) in a message.
In week 31 there were 429 confirmed smittetilfælde, while the week before was 227 cases. There is certainly also been carried out for several samples, but the proportion of positive samples increased to 0.4 percent from 0.2 percent the week before.
the Number of confirmed smittetilfælde is, however, still somewhat lower than when the allerflest was infected. Wednesday 8. april was only the registered 408 new coronasmittede.
the Rise is not alarming yet, according to the technical director of SSI Kåre Mølbak.
- But the increase shows that we are still in an epidemic, and we must do everything we can to control it, he says in the message.
The highest number of infected is seen in Ringsted, where, among other things, are 79 confirmed smittetilfælde among employees at Danish Crown's slaughterhouse.
- Some of the increase is due to the outbreak, which is on the Danish Crown in Ringsted, but there are also signs of more infection in Denmark in general, says Kåre Mølbak.
the Incidence in Ringsted, where there is 175 cases per 100,000 citizens, surpassing in week 31, by far, the next cities on the list.
In Ishøj and Albertslund, which follows after, is the occurrence of 26 and 25 cases per 100,000 inhabitants.
Kåre Mølbak believes that it is only now that we really see an increase after the reopening of the society.
- As a citizen, it is about maintaining a physical distance and hand hygiene. For the health authorities is contact tracing the main tool to curb the spread of infection, says the director.
Friday changed the Board its recommendation on the use of mundbind, so it is now recommended that it is used in public transport, if the requirement for one metre distance between people can not be respected.
According to the agreement on the reopening of the society should phase 4 begin 'beginning of august'. Political parties and their leaders are first invited for negotiations 12. august, and so it seems that the politicians are not when it.
In phase 4 there is laid up for the fact that, among other venues, discos and nightclubs are allowed to open.
on Monday 24 inpatients with coronavirus in the country's hospitals, which is the same level as last week.
Here, the number of nyindlagte patients, however, to 27, from 19 the week before. Some of them are, however, since been printed.