By Rizhlaine F. Photos by Caroline J. Posted on September 4, 2020 at 6:36 p.m. Updated September 4, 2020 at 6:39 p.m.
Where are we with regard to the search for clusters in Île-de-France? As of September 2, 2020, the Paris region has 45 active sources of contamination. Since May 8, 2020, a total of 247 outbreaks of contamination have been detected in the region.
Regarding clusters, what is the situation in Île-de-France? While the coronavirus epidemic is experiencing an increase in contamination in several regions of France , the search for clusterscontinues in order to control the spread of covid 19 .
In Ile-de-France which is among the most affected areas of the country, the number of sources of contaminationvaries daily. In order to follow the evolution of the situation, each week, Santé Publique France unveils its weekly update on the evolution of the epidemic in the region.
Since May 8, 2020 , date on which the start of deconfinement in France was pronounced, these are 247 clusters that were detected. 202of them are now closed while 45 are under investigation in Ile-de-France on September 2, 2020. In total, 72 clusters have been detected in Paris (75), 21 in Seine-et-Marne (77 ), 26 in Yvelines 78) and in Essonne (91), 21 in Hauts-de-Seine (92), 28 in Seine-Saint-Denis (93), 30 in Val-de-Marne (94) and 23 in the Val d’Oise (95).
In addition, a massive screening campaign has been launched in 32 cities in Île-de-France in order to detect dormant clusters. Of the 26,000 tests carried out as part of this system, 1% tested positive.
Coronavirus: in Île-de-France, the ARS alerts on the increase in figures
“The curves start to rise again”. This is what Aurélien Rousseau, director of ARS Île-de-France, said at the microphone of Europe 1 this Friday, July 17, 2020, specifying that he has many more “contact cases”.
And for the situation in France:
Coronavirus: 444 clusters under investigation in France on September 4, 2020
As of Friday, September 4, 2020, France has 444 outbreaks of coronavirus under investigation, including 53 new in 24 hours. The overall number of active households is down for the first time since the start of deconfinement, on the other hand 60 departments out of 104 are in a situation of vigilance, ie more than half of France.