Record high: 293 new cases of coronavirus in Greece today and 5 deaths
ATHENS. EODY announced 293 new confirmed cases on Wednesday 26 August.
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.