On Tuesday, November 22, the Israeli Ministry of Health published new data on the coronavirus epidemic.
In total, since the beginning of the pandemic, 4,708,552 cases of coronavirus infection have been detected in the country.
11818 patients with COVID-19 died (+8 per day).
Over the past day, 15227 tests have been carried out. Coronavirus was detected in 12% of cases.
At the moment, 9433 people are infected (+679 per day).
419 cases in hospitals (-24 per day), others are recovering at home.
The condition of 113 patients is assessed by doctors as severe (+3 per day), 35 are connected to ventilators or ECMO (+2 per day).
The infectiousness index (an index of the reproduction of the virus, showing how many people, on average, one infected person passes it on) – 1.12.
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.