At 9 pm, at least 3,518 confirmed cases nationwide… Final 5,000 people expected :: Sympathy Media News Agency ::

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Seoul 1216, Gyeonggi 944, Incheon 241
1117 people from non-metropolitan areas… 895 people from yesterday↓

[대구=뉴시스] On the morning of the 23rd, citizens wait for their turn to be tested for COVID-19 at the screening clinic at the Dong-gu Public Health Center in Daegu. 2021.12.23.

[세종=뉴시스] Reporter Byun Hae-jeong = By 9:00 pm on the 27th, at least 3,518 people across the country have been confirmed with COVID-19.

According to the quarantine authorities and local governments such as Seoul, there were a total of 3,518 new confirmed cases nationwide from 00:00 to 9pm on the same day.

This number is 895 more than 2,623 as of 6 pm three hours ago, and 1684 fewer than 5,202 people on the 20th a week ago (00:00 on the 21st as of the announcement date).

As time remains until midnight, when the counting closes, the number of new confirmed cases to be announced as of 00:00 on the 28th is expected to increase further and record around 5,000. The all-time record for one day was 7,850 on the 14th (15th as of the announcement date).

By region, there were 1,216 additional confirmed cases in Seoul as of 9 p.m. on the same day. 415 more than 801 three hours ago.

In Gyeonggi and Incheon, 944 and 241 new cases were confirmed, respectively. As a result, the metropolitan area accounted for 2,401, or 68.2% of the total.

Sporadic infections also followed in non-metropolitan areas. So far, a total of 1117 people (31.8%) have come out.

Busan 224, Daegu 147, Gyeongnam 140, Chungnam 122, Gyeongbuk 86, Jeonbuk 79, Gangwon 73, Gwangju 69, Chungbuk and Daejeon 49 each, Jeonnam 32, Ulsan 30, Sejong 11 , Jeju 6 people. There are currently waiting people as a result of the test, so the size of the infection may increase.

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