posted on 09/30/2020 19:31
(credit: Breno Esaki / CB / DA Press)
The Department of Health accounted for 192,245 cases of people infected with the new coronavirus in the Federal District, until 6 pm on Wednesday. In 24 hours, 928 more people became infected with the virus. According to the epidemiological bulletin, of the total notification, 181,308 are recovered and 7,682 have the active disease.
Of the people affected by covid-19, 3,255 died – 264 of whom were residents of other states. Of these, 31 had their deaths notified by the Epidemiological Surveillance Directorate, between the period of August 9th and September 30th. Most were male and lived in Taguatinga. The age group with the highest number of victims was 80 years old or more, with cardiovascular diseases being the most affected victims.
Data from the folder also pointed out that the Administrative Region with the highest number of deaths is Ceilandia, with 588 deaths. The city is also ahead in the number of cases, with 23,561, 14% in relation to the total records in the DF. Taguatinga (15,873) and Plano Piloto (15,138) appear next.