The number of hospital admissions due to Covid-19 also continues to decrease, by -34%, and now stands at 316.4 per day on average (between November 15 and November 21).
The number of Covid-19 contaminations in Belgium was 4,165.6 daily cases on average, over the reference period from November 12 to 18, a decrease of 21% compared to the previous seven days.
Since the start of the pandemic, 40,498 people have been admitted to hospital due to a Covid-19 pathology and 15,522 people have died from it. From November 12 to 18, 171.9 people died on average each day (-16.2% compared to the previous seven-day period).
The test positivity rate, i.e. the proportion of positive people out of all those tested, now reaches an average of 16.4% nationally, over the same reference period. In total, since the start of the epidemic in March, 556,904 people have tested positive for the coronavirus in Belgium.
Municipality report by municipality
In the infographics below, you can find the number of cases identified in your town since the start of the epidemic, as well as since October 19, i.e. the closure of the hospitality industry and the establishment of the curfew.