press release16 aprile 2020

Coronavirus: 106.607 positive cases

Updated at 18.00

At Civil Protection Department Headquarters, the Operational Committee keeps working to ensure the coordination of all operations by the components and operational structures of the National Civil Protection Service. As per health monitoring activities related to the spread of Coronavirus across national territory, at present 106.607 people have tested positive. To date, the total number of assessed cases in Italy is 168.941.

In detail: there are currently 33.090 in Lombardy, 13.663 in Emilia-Romagna, 13.783 in Piedmont, in 10.800 Veneto, 6.613 in Toscana, 3.437 in Liguria, 3.124 in the Marche, 4.144 in Lazio, 3.118 in Campania, 2.087 in the autonomous Province of Trento, 2.625 in Puglia, 1.330 in Friuli Venezia Giulia, 2.108  in Sicilia, 1.850  in Abruzzo, 1.593  in the autonomous Province of Bolzano, 536 in Umbria, 865 in Sardegna, 847 in Calabria, 518 in the Aosta Valley, 273 in Basilicata and 203 in Molise.

40.164 patients have recovered. 22.170 died, however, this number can be confirmed only upon certification of cause of death by the Istituto Superiore di Sanità.