The Tokyo metropolitan government on Saturday reported 561 new cases of the coronavirus, down nine from Friday. The number is the result of 7,766 tests conducted on Nov 25.
The tally brought Tokyo's cumulative total to 40,210.
By age group, the highest number of cases were people in their 20s (132), followed by 102 in their 30s and 90 in their 40s.
The number of infected people hospitalized with severe symptoms in Tokyo is 67, up six from Friday, health officials said.
Nationwide, the number of reported cases as of 6:30 p.m. was 2,678. After Tokyo, the prefectures with the most cases were Osaka with 463 cases, Hokkaido (252), Aichi (217), Kanagawa (215), Hyogo (145), Saitama (118), Chiba (113), Shizuoka (81), Okinawa (78) and Fukuoka (56).
Six coronavirus-related deaths were reported.
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