9,705 new cases of COVID-19 infection and 975 more deaths of infected people were registered in Germany, informed the Institute of Robert Koch (RKI). A week earlier, there were 13,198 new infections and 982 deaths.
The current highest daily number of deceased coronavirus carriers at 1,244 was recorded on January 14. The culmination of new infections took place on December 18, when there were 33,777 – of which, however, 3.5 thousand. reported late.
There have been 2,237,790 laboratory-confirmed coronavirus infections and 58,956 deaths of people infected with COVID-19 in Germany since the start of the pandemic. 1,973,200 infected have recovered.