Although this week is announced as crucial, it started badly in the Rhône with a very strong increase in incidence over the last two days. They have just returned above the 200/100 000 mark, the threshold currently used by the government to lower the curfew to 18.00.
While the number of people tested daily has been between 9,000 and 10,000 in the last week, the incidence reached 221/100,000 in the Rhône and 212.8 / 100,000 in the city’s Lyon area for the rolling week of 3 to 8 January. . The degree of positivity also returns to 7.5%, but still with a delay.
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After the fall this weekend, hospital indicators are also rising, but more slowly: 949 people were admitted to the Rhône on Monday 11 January (+20), including 131 in intensive care (+8). During the last 24 hours, 64 new patients have been admitted to the hospital, including 7 in intensive care.
Since March 1, 1,964 patients have died in hospitals (+16 in 24 hours) and 9,243 have been able to return to their homes (+24).