The Tokyo metropolitan government on Wednesday reported 487 new coronavirus cases, up 16 from Tuesday.
The average for Tokyo over the past seven days stands at 500.4.
People in their 20s (146 cases) and their 40s (92) accounted for the highest numbers, while 67 cases were aged 60 and over.
The number of infected people hospitalized with severe symptoms in Tokyo is 73, up three from Tuesday, health officials said. The nationwide figure is 1,284, down 39 from Tuesday.
Nationwide, the number of reported cases as of 6:30 p.m. was 3,036. After Tokyo, the prefectures with the most cases were Hokkaido (317), Okinawa (297), Aichi (287), Kanagawa (218), Osaka (213), Saitama (132), Fukuoka (116), Chiba (109), Hyogo (104), Gifu (74), Hiroshima (70), Kyoto (62) and Shizuoka (40).
The number of coronavirus-related deaths reported nationwide was 105.
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