EODY: 482 confirmed new cases in Greece today - 1 in Corfu

ATHENS. EODY announced 482 confirmed new cases and 10 deaths on Saturday 17 October.

17
October / 2020

EODY announced that there were 482 confirmed new cases today. 46 of the cases are connected with known clusters and 19 were detected at entry points.

The total number of cases in Greece is now 24,932 (+2%), of which 55.6% are males. 3,475 (13.9%) of the cases are connected to arrivals from abroad and 10,037 (40.3%) are connected with known cases.

83 patients - 24 female, 59 male - are intubated in ICUs. The average age is 66 and 95.2% have underlying health conditions or are over 70. 256 patients have been discharged from ICUs

There were 10 deaths today taking the total number of fatalities to 500. 188 (37.6%) were females and the average age was 79. 96.2% had underlying health conditions or were over 70.

The 482 new cases today are broken down as follows:

1 in Corfu

19 from checks at entry points
1 arrival who volunteered to be tested

207 in Attica - 22 connected with known clusters
78 in Thessaloniki - 9 connected with known clusters
24 in Kozani - 7 from contacts within a family
17 in Kastoria - 9 from contacts within a family
13 in Ioannina - 3 from contacts within a family
10 in Viotia - 1 connected with a known cluster
8 in Larissa - 4 from contacts within a family
8 in Pellas - 3 from contacts within a family
7 in Achaia
7 in Heraklion - 5 connected with a known cluster
7 in Halkidiki
6 in Lesvos - all connected with a known cluster
6 in Fthiotida
5 in Trikala
3 in Evia
3 in Kavala
3 in Kilkis - all connected with a known cluster
3 in Magnesia
2 in Argolida
2 in Imathia
2 in Evros
2 in Preveza
1 in Aitoloakarnania
1 in Arta
1 in Karditsa
1 in Corinth
1 in Kos
1 in Lakonia
1 in Messinia
1 in Milos
1 in Naxos
1 in Xanthi
1 in Pieria
1 in Rethymnon
1 in Rodopi
1 in Rhodes
1 in Serres
1 in Florina
1 in Chania
1 in Chios

20 cases are still under investigation