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Tokyo reports 196 new coronavirus cases; nationwide tally 541

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The Tokyo Metropolitan Government on Friday reported 196 new cases of the coronavirus, down 39 from Thursday. The number is the result of 5,704 tests conducted on Sept 29.

By age group, the most infections were people in their 20s (48), followed by 47 in their 30s and 25 in their 40s. Seven were aged under 10.

The tally brought Tokyo's cumulative total to 26,169.

The number of infected people in Tokyo with severe symptoms is 22, unchanged from Thursday, health officials said.

Nationwide, the number of reported infections was 541. After Tokyo, the prefectures with the most cases were Kanagawa (66), Osaka (50), Chiba (34), Saitama (30), Hyogo (29), Okinawa (25) and Aichi (19).

Eleven coronavirus-related deaths were reported.

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Here comes the same worn out comments.

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@Nihonview - Nah - Needs to be over 200 for the doom merchants to come out. They are just disappointed when its less than 200.

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Total of a little over 1,500 deaths in Japan, since the beginning. Over here, we have had almost that many in just one day. Lot of complaints about Abe, but he sure handled the Covid-19 outbreak better than Trump.

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Where were the infections clustered?

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But these are friday figures!

Wait till Monday

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Optimistic as usual.

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@Nihonview - Nah - Needs to be over 200 for the doom merchants to come out. They are just disappointed when its less than 200.

lol

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Covid-19 data. From the Tokyo Metropolitan Government.

https://stopcovid19.metro.tokyo.lg.jp/en/

Number of hospitalized people reported yesterday: 1103.

Number of hospitalized people reported today: 1047.

Difference between yesterday and today: -56

Mild-moderate and Serious symptoms data. They are already included in the total number of people hospitalized.

Patients hospitalized with COVID in Tokyo Prefecture, per 100,000 inhabitants. On Friday 25/09/2020 is: 7,77

Patients hospitalized with COVID in Tokyo Prefecture, per 100,000 inhabitants. Today Friday 02/10/2020 is: 7,51

Compared to last Friday. The number of people hospitalized in Tokyo Prefecture has decreased by 0,26. We could say that there has been no substantial variation in the hospital burden.

The next update of hospitalized patients, per 100,000 inhabitants. Will be next Friday.

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