The Tokyo metropolitan government on Friday reported 235 new coronavirus cases, down 296 from Thursday and 547 down from last Friday.
The average for Tokyo over the past seven days stands at 469.3.
The number of infected people hospitalized with severe symptoms in Tokyo was 139, down four from Thursday, health officials said. The nationwide figure was 1,228, down 45 from Thursday.
Nationwide, the number of reported cases as of 6:30 p.m. was 2,093. Kanagawa had the most cases with 251, followed by Osaka (240), Tokyo, Aichi (173), Saitama (142), Fukuoka (125), Chiba (119), Hyogo (115), Hokkaido (63), Okinawa (61) and Hiroshima (44).
The number of coronavirus-related deaths reported nationwide was 45.
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