Sixteen counties in Bulgaria are Covid-19 dark red zones

16 of the 28 districts of Bulgaria are dark red Covid-19 zones, which according to the update of the uniform information portal from 22.

The 16 districts are Blagoevgrad, Varna, Vidin, Vratsa, Gabrovo, Kyustendil, Lovech, Montana, Pernik, Pleven, Plovdiv, Rousse, Sofia, Sofia, Stara Zagora and Haskovo.

The morbidity rate is highest in the Vratsa district at 876.7 per 100,000 inhabitants. In the city of Sofia, the morbidity rate is 733.64 per 100,000.

Eleven districts are red zones, which means a morbidity rate of 250 to 499.9 per 100,000 inhabitants: Burgas, Veliko Turnovo, Dobrich, Pazardzhik, Razgrad, Silistra, Sliven, Smolyan, Turgovishte, Shoumen and Yambol.

One district, Kurdzhali, is a yellow zone from Covid-19, which means an infection rate of 100 to 249.9 per 100 inhabitants. The morbidity rate in the district is 202.76 per 100,000 inhabitants.

The update said Bulgaria’s national Covid-19 morbidity rate on a 14-day basis was 585.93 per 100,000 population.

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