On Thursday, November 24, the Israeli Ministry of Health published new data on the coronavirus epidemic. On November 23, the report was not published by the Ministry of Health without explanation.
In total, 4,711,864 cases of coronavirus infection have been detected in the country since the start of the pandemic.
11823 patients with COVID-19 have died.
Over the past day, 11656 tests have been carried out. Coronavirus was detected in 13% of cases.
At the moment, 10,690 people are infected. The number of infected people has been on the rise in recent weeks. A new wave of the epidemic is likely to begin.
411 cases are in hospitals, others are recovering at home.
The condition of 129 patients is assessed by doctors as severe, 38 are connected to ventilators or ECMO.
The infectiousness index (an index of the reproduction of the virus, showing how many people, on average, one infected person transmits it) – 1.11.
According to a report by the Israeli Ministry of Health, 93% of seriously ill patients are over 60 years old. The vast majority of those infected tolerate the disease easily.