Record high: 293 new cases of coronavirus in Greece today and 5 deaths

ATHENS. EODY announced 293 new confirmed cases on Wednesday 26 August.

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August / 2020

EODY announced 293 new confirmed cases today, of which 22 were detected at entry points. The total number of cases in Greece is now 9,280, of which 55.5% are males. 1,943 (21%) of the cases are connected to arrivals from abroad and 4,179 (45.1%) are from contacts with known cases.

33 patients - 10  female, 23 male - are intubated in ICUs. The average age is 67 and 42.4% have underlying health conditions or are over 70. 145 patients have been discharged from ICUs

There were 5 deaths today taking the total number of fatalities to 248. 88 (35.5%) were females and the average age was 77. 93.5% had underlying health conditions or were over 70.