Greece confirms 7,287 new coronavirus infections on Monday, 105 deaths; 608 in ICUs

Greece confirmed 7,287 new coronavirus infections in the last 24 hours, with 6 of these identified at entry points to the country, the National Public Health Organization (EODY) said on Monday.

Since the pandemic began, Greece has confirmed 886,207 infections. In the confirmed cases of the last 7 days, 87 infections are related to travel from abroad and 2,477 to other confirmed cases.

There are also 105 deaths recorded in the last 24 hours, bringing the total of pandemic victims to 17,425. Of these, 95.4 pct had an underlying condition and/or were aged 70 or over.

A total of 608 patients are on ventilators in hospitals. Their median age is 65 years and 81.7 pct have an underlying condition and/or are aged 70 or over. Of the total, 503 (82.73 pct) are unvaccinated or partly vaccinated and 105 (17.27 pct) are fully vaccinated.

Another 3,446 have been discharged from ICUs since the pandemic began.

In addition, 391 Covid-19 patients were admitted to hospital in the last 24 hours (daily change: +1.56 pct). The average admission of patients with Covid-19 to hospitals over the last 7 days was 437.

The median age of new infections is 38 years (range: 0.2 to 106 years), while the median age of the deceased is 78 (range: 0.2 to 106 years).