The Federal District registered 180 new cases known from Covid-19 and no deaththis Thursday (1st), completing 22 days without death records. The data, however, does not mean that there were no deaths, but that none were recorded by the Health Department.
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Since the beginning of the pandemic, 837,484 people were infected and 11,825 lost their lives in Brasilia. Among the dead, 10.8 thousand lived in the federal capital and 1,025 came from other regions to seek care, mainly from the surroundings of the DF.
Covid-19 transmission rate in DF:
In August, the transmission rate started at 0.64 and rose throughout the month, reaching a peak of 0.85 on the 22nd of August. Then the index started to fall and ended in 0.75 this Wednesday (31).
According to this Thursday’s bulletin, the rate is at 0.74. The number indicates that each 100 infected people can transmit the disease to others 74, according to the World Health Organization (WHO). When the index is below 1, it means that the spread of the virus is slowing down.
Broadcast rate in September
ICU in DF file image — Photo: TV Globo / Reproduction
Until 18:25 this Thursday (1st), the occupancy rate in intensive care units (ICUs) of the public network, to treat patients with Covid, was in 27.27%. Of the total of 26 beds, 3 were busy, 8 available and 15 blocked.
Until 11:55 am, the occupancy of ICU beds in the private health network was in 58.04%. Of the total of 136 beds, 66 were busy, 48 vacant and 22 blocked.
O Pilot plane continues as the region with the highest number of cases by Covid-19 in the DF. Until this Thursday, 103,605 people tested positive and 873 died from the disease. in second place is Ceilândiawith 77,351 contaminations and 1,772 lost lifes.
See below the numbers of cases by region, recorded by the Department of Health of the DF this Thursday:
Covid-19 numbers by DF region, on September 1, 2022 — Photo: SES-DF/Reproduction
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