In France the number of victims of coronavirus infection has reached the evening of 7 April 10 328. Such data are voiced head of the Main Department of health of the country jérôme Salomon, reports Le Figaro.
In the last 24 hours in hospitals died of 607 patients COVID-19, in nursing homes – 820.
Salomon said that in the intensive care unit are 7131 patient, most of whom are aged 60 to 80 years, 82% of the dead being over the age of 70 years.
According to him, the epidemic continues to progress.
Recovered from coronavirus infection, according to official data, more than 19 thousand people, “not counting the tens of thousands of people who have recovered without passing through the hospital.”
Flash coronavirus infection COVID-19 began in December 2019 in China. March 11, the world health organization declared the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.
According to data from the American Johns Hopkins University on April 8, the total number of infected people in the world exceeded 1.43 million, including more than 301 thousand recovered, 82 and 133 people died.
France ranks fourth in the world in the number of infected with the coronavirus and the third – in the number of deaths.