24 of the 28 districts in Bulgaria are dark red Covid-19 zones, which, according to the update of the uniform information portal on October 29, means a morbidity rate of 500 or more out of 100,000 inhabitants on a 14-day basis.
That’s a one-up increase the day after Haskovo crossed the 500 mark.
Five districts are above the 1000 mark: Montana (1,315.84 out of 100,000 inhabitants), Sofia (1304.1), Pernik (1219.84), Vidin (1081.12) and Gabrovo (1061.56).
The other districts of the dark red zone – colored brown on the map of the National Center for Infectious and Parasitic Diseases – are Blagoevgrad, Bourgas, Varna, Veliko Turnovo, Vratsa, Dobrich, Kyustendil, Lovech, Pazardzhik, Pleven, Plovdiv, Razgrad, Rousse, Silistra , Sliven, Sofia District, Stara Zagora and Yambol.
There are three counties classified as Covid-19 red zones, which means a morbidity rate of 250 to 499.9 per 100,000 residents: Smolyan, Turgovishte and Shoumen.
A district is a yellow zone, which means a morbidity rate of 100 to 249.9 per 100,000 inhabitants: Kurdzhali with a rate of 212.71 per 100,000 inhabitants.
The update said the Bulgarian Covid-19 morbidity rate at the national level was 847.69, up from 818.85 on October 28.
(Figure: National Center for Infectious and Parasitic Diseases)
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