NewsCorona case numbers: RKI registers 42,770 new corona infections

Corona case numbers: RKI registers 42,770 new corona infections

The RKI will announce the current Corona case numbers for Germany on Thursday (December 30th, 2021). However, the data are only of limited significance.

Berlin / Frankfurt – On Thursday (December 30th, 2021) the Robert Koch Institute (RKI) published a slightly higher nationwide seven-day incidence than the previous day – but with the restriction that the corona data due to the low test and Reporting activities during the holidays can give an incomplete picture.

The RKI gave the value of new infections per 100,000 inhabitants and week in the morning as 207.4. The day before the nationwide value was 205.5, a week ago it was 280.3 (previous month: 439.2). The health authorities in Germany reported 42,770 new corona infections to the RKI within one day. This is evident from the figures that reflect the status of the RKI dashboard at 05.15 a.m. Exactly one week ago there were 44,927 infections.

An overview of the number of corona cases for Germany: new infections, deaths and incidence

Day New infections | Deaths | Incidence
Thursday (12/30/2021) 42,770 | 383 | 207.4
Wednesday (12/29/2021) 40.043 | 414 | 205.5
Tuesday (12/28/2021) 21,080 | 372 | 215.6
Monday (27.12.2021) 13,908 | 69 | 222.7
Sunday (December 26th, 2021) 10.100 | 88 | 220.7
Saturday (December 25th, 2021) 22.214 | 157 | 242.9
Friday (12/24/2021) 35,431 | 370 | 265.8
Thursday (23.12.2021) 44,927 | 425 | 280.3
Wednesday (22.12.2021) 45,659 | 510 | 289.0
Source: Robert Koch Institute
Ein Bildschirm in einer Einkaufsstraße in der Innenstadt wirbt für die Boosterimpfung.


A screen in a downtown shopping street advertises booster vaccinations.

According to the new information, 383 deaths were recorded across Germany within 24 hours. A week ago there were 425 deaths. The RKI has counted 7,109,182 detected infections with Sars-CoV-2 since the beginning of the pandemic. The actual total number is likely to be significantly higher, as many infections are not recognized.

The number of corona patients admitted to clinics per 100,000 inhabitants within seven days was given by the RKI on Wednesday at 3.18 (Tuesday 3.25). The RKI stated the number of those who had recovered on Thursday at 6,332,300. The number of people who died with or with a proven infection with Sars-CoV-2 rose to 111,602. (ktho / dpa)

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