While Russia, the most bereaved country in Europe, continues to break death records (with 828 deaths in 24 hours), the situation is improving every day in France.
This Friday, 8,107 patients are hospitalized for a Covid-19 infection.
They were 8,237 the day before and 9,070 a week ago.
Since the peak reached on August 30 with 11,245 patients, the number of patients has gradually declined.
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Of these patients, 1,586 are currently hospitalized in critical care, due to the severity of their symptoms, they were 1,609 Thursday and 1,891 a week ago.
The intensive care units are gradually declining.
With 72 new entries in 14 hours, against 71 the day before.
49 new deaths in hospital are to be deplored in the last 24 hours.
Since the start of the epidemic, 116,422 people have died from the infection.