Although the corona virus is on the rise in Groningen, there have been no new hospital admissions since May 7. The number of new infections is increasing. The last day on which an equal number of infections took place was on April 24.
In the Netherlands, 519 new infections were diagnosed in the past twenty-four hours. The RIVM estimates that 16,419 people are currently contagious. The reproduction number remains at 1.2. On average, 3.3 people are now admitted to a hospital with COVID-19, two of them in an Intensive Care Unit.