Smolyan has become the third of Bulgaria’s 28 districts to no longer be classified as a Covid-19 dark red zone, after dropping below the threshold of 500 or more per 100 000 population on a 14-day basis, according to data posted on the unified information portal on February 23.
As of February 23, the Covid-19 morbidity rate in Smolyan is 492.7 per 100 000 population on a 14-day basis.
Bulgaria’s national morbidity rate is 948.05 per 100 000 population on a 14-day basis, down from 998.26 on February 22, the day that it dropped below the 1000-mark for the first time in several weeks.
Currently, the district with the highest morbidity rate is Varna, 1864.4.
The Covid-19 morbidity rate in Bulgaria’s capital city Sofia is 1066.56 per 100 000 population on a 14-day basis.
(Illustration, with the dark red zones coloured in brown: National Centre for Infectious and Parasitic Diseases)
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