In total, 24,263 patients are hospitalized because of Covid-19, or 144 less than Thursday, a slight decrease like the previous few days.
With 133 new deaths in hospital in 24 hours, Covid-19 has now caused the death of 64,765 people in France since the start of the epidemic, according to figures published by Public Health France, Friday January 1.
The number of patients hospitalized for Covid-19 is 24,263, or 144 less than Thursday, a slight decrease like the previous few days, with 677 new admissions, according to the first figures for the year 2021.
The number of patients in intensive care or intensive care is also down slightly, with 2,609 people (-16), and 99 new admissions. The number of new cases recorded over 24 hours was not available early Friday evening. As of Thursday, it was around 20,000, still a long way from the government target of going down to 5,000 cases per day.