press release9 aprile 2020

Coronavirus: 96.877 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 96.877 people have tested positive. To date, the total number of assessed cases in Italy is 143.626.

In detail: there are currently 29.074 in Lombardy, 13.258 in Emilia-Romagna, 11.336 in Piedmont, 10.449 in Veneto, 5.703 in Toscana, 3.253 in Liguria, 3.401 nelle Marche, 3.532 nel Lazio, 2.873 in Campania, 1.978 in the autonomous Province of Trento,  2.301 in Puglia, 1.390 in Friuli Venezia Giulia, 1.942 in Sicilia, 1.566 in Abruzzo, 1.315 in the autonomous Province of Bolzano, 792 in Umbria, 876 in Sardegna, 765 in Calabria, 609 in the Aosta Valley, 275 in Basilicata e 189 in Molise.

28.470 patients have recovered. 18.279 died, however, this number can be confirmed only upon certification of cause of death by the Istituto Superiore di Sanità.