Berlin (TEH) – In Germany, more than 70,800 infections (previous day at 4:25 p.m .: more than 65,500) had been registered with the new coronavirus in Germany by Wednesday afternoon.
Bavaria has particularly high numbers with more than 17,100 proven cases and at least 241 deaths and North Rhine-Westphalia with more than 15,900 cases and at least 168 deaths. Calculated per 100,000 inhabitants, Hamburg has the highest number of infections with a value of 132.4. The national average was 85.2.
At least 796 people infected with Sars-CoV-2 have reportedly died nationwide so far. Several Germans died abroad in connection with a corona infection.
As for other countries, experts also expect a high number of unreported cases in Germany.