The Israel Health Ministry said this morning that on Wednesday 4,117 people tested positive for Covid-19 in 48,000 tests, bringing the contagion rate to 8.5% – the lowest in three weeks.
1,576 patients are being treated in hospitals, compared with 1,668 on Sunday.
‘847 patients are in serious condition, compared with 890 on Sunday, and 236 are ventilated, compared with 215 on Sunday.
The death toll is 1,824.
The number of active patients is 61,049, compared with 68,811 a week ago.