The district of Heinsberg in North Rhine-Westphalia is in the Corona-crisis, so far the hardest hit County in all of Germany. Nowhere was there more death victims than in the County, close to the Dutch border. A carnival celebration with several Hundred people had accelerated the outbreak in the district of Heinsberg in February solid.

these are the current Corona-Figures for the County of Heinsberg:

  • Infected persons: 1116
  • death toll: 28
  • cases per 100,000 population: 439

source: Robert-Koch-Institut, Stand: 27. March

The district of Heinsberg is located in the government district of Cologne, and has around 254,000 inhabitants. The district is located on the Dutch border and near the city of Mönchengladbach. At the same time, he is also the most westerly circle in Germany.

The current Figures for Germany

  • Confirmed Covid-19-cases: 47.278
  • deaths: 281
  • Convalescent: 5.673

source: Johns Hopkins University

The daily updated map of Germany by the Robert-Koch Institute also shows at the County level, where the Coronavirus is widespread. The dark blue a County is colored, the more Covid-19 Patients per 100,000 inhabitants there are.

Screenshot RKI


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