Between November 10 and 16, 12,054 new Sars-CoV-2 contaminations were detected on average per day, up 19% from the previous week. Since the start of the pandemic in Belgium, more than 1.6 million cases of coronavirus infection have been diagnosed.
Over the period studied, an average of 30.9 people died per day as a result of the virus (+ 29%), bringing the toll to 26,568 deaths since the start of the health crisis in Belgium.
Nearly 85,109 tests on average were also performed daily, for a positivity rate of 14.4%.[display-posts orderby="rand"]
The virus’s reproduction rate is 1.18. When it is greater than 1, this indicator means that the epidemic is tending to accelerate. The incidence, which indicates the number of new cases per 100,000 inhabitants, reached 1,346 over 14 days.