A total of 623 new corona19 confirmed cases were counted from 0 o’clock to 9 p.m. yesterday (17th).
That’s 39 more than 584 at the same time the day before.
Accordingly, the number of new confirmed cases to be announced as of 0:00 on the 18th is expected to reach around 700 from the late 600 level.
As of 9 o’clock last night, the metropolitan area accounted for 389, accounting for 62.4%.
Out of 17 cities and provinces nationwide, there have been no confirmed cases in Sejong.
Since the 11th, the average number of new confirmed cases per day for a week is 643.
The number of confirmed cases in the area on average per day, a key indicator for adjusting the social distancing stage, was 621, exceeding the upper line of the 2.5 stage standard.
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