As of 6 p.m., there were about 1,600 confirmed cases of COVID-19 across the country.
According to the quarantine authorities and each local government on the 28th, a total of 1,677 new cases of COVID-19 were confirmed nationwide from 00:00 to 6pm on the same day. This is the total number of confirmed cases in 16 cities and provinces, excluding Busan, out of 17 cities and provinces.
A total of 2396 cases were confirmed in 16 cities and provinces at the same time the previous day, 719 fewer than the number of confirmed cases, and 94 more than the 1583 cases that occurred at the same time on the 21st a week ago.
As the number of tests decreases over weekends and holidays, the number of confirmed cases tends to decrease until the beginning of the week, but the overall spread has not stopped.
If you look at the areas where the confirmed cases were confirmed on that day, 1,140 in the metropolitan area and 537 in the non-metropolitan area.
By 16 cities and provinces, Seoul 536, Gyeonggi 392, Incheon 212, Daegu 87, Gyeongnam 83, Gyeongbuk 68, Gwangju 53, Chungnam 50, Jeju 47, Gangwon 44, Jeonbuk and Chungbuk 29 each , 22 in Daejeon, 21 in Jeonnam, and 4 in Sejong. There were no confirmed cases in Ulsan among 16 trials.
As of midnight on the 29th, as of midnight on the 29th, the number of new confirmed cases is expected to increase further than this, as there is still time until midnight when the counting ends.