Tracking the spread of coronavirus in Germany

How many people are ill, how many have recovered, what about the 7-day incidence? You can find answers to these and other questions here.

A throat swab provides information about a possible infection.
A throat swab provides information about a possible infection. dpa

How many people in Germany have tested to be infected with the coronavirus?

According to the Robert Koch Institute (RKI), in Germany there are currently 242.600 people infected with the coronavirus. 3.548.285 people have tested to be infected during the corona pandemic in Germany, (as of May 12th). According to the RKI, a total of 27.711.114 people were vaccinated (as of May 12th).

How many people in Germany have died from the coronavirus?

The number of deaths is 85.380. You can find a current overview of the case numbers at the Robert Koch Institute website. In addition, the Covid-19 Dashboard offers a detailed presentation by county and state.

What can be said about the further development?

The 7-day incidence is currently 107,8 (number of new infections per 100,000 inhabitants in seven days) nationwide, although there can be considerable regional fluctuations. The situation reports of the RKI can be found here.

How does the global development look?

According to Johns Hopkins University (Baltimore, USA), 159.338.940 people in 192 countries around the world have been infected with the coronavirus. 3.313.013 people have died from the virus. 95.390.97 people are considered to have recovered. You can find more figures at the Johns Hopkins University website.

You can find out more about the German Federal Government's crisis measures here.





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