EODY: 359 new cases of coronavirus in Greece today - 1 in Corfu

EODY: 359 new cases of coronavirus in Greece today - 1 in Corfu

ATHENS. EODY announced that there were 359 confirmed new cases for Thursday 17 September.

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Σεπτεμβρίου / 2020

EODY announced that there were 359 confirmed new cases today. 21 of the cases are connected with known clusters and 36 were detected at entry points.

The total number of cases in Greece is now 14,400, of which 55.6% are males. 2,500 (17.4%) of the cases are connected to arrivals from abroad and 6,070 (42.2%) are from contacts with known cases.

69 patients - 21 female, 48 male - are intubated in ICUs. The average age is 70 and 87% have underlying health conditions or are over 70. 178 patients have been discharged from ICUs

There were 9 deaths today taking the total number of fatalities to 325. 121 (37.2%) were females and the average age was 78. 96.6% had underlying health conditions or were over 70.

Of the 322 domestic cases, 21 are connected with known clusters and 11 with recent travel in Greece.

The 359 new cases today are broken down as follows:

1 in Corfu

36 from checks at entry points
1 arrival who volunteered to be tested
212 in Attica - 9 of which were connected with known clusters and 11 with recent travel in Greece
18 in Thessaloniki - 2 of which were connected with known clusters
10 in Pieria - 2 connected with known clusters
7 in Pellas
7 in Trikala
6 in Lesvos - 5 connected with Moria migrant camp
5 in Imathia
5 in Kozani
3 in Heraklion
3 in Ioannina
3 in Kastoria
2 in Kalymnos - connected with a known cluster
2 in Larissa - 1 connected with a known cluster
2 in Xanthi
1 in Aitoloakarnania
1 in Argolida
1 in Achaia
1 in Viotia
1 in Grevena
1 in Evros
1 in Santorini
1 in Kavala
1 in Karditsa
1 in Corinth
1 in Lakonia
1 in Magnesia
1 in Naxos
1 in Paros
1 in Preveza
1 in Rethymnon
1 in Samos
1 in Chania
1 in Halkidiki
1 in Chios

16 cases are still under investigation