The Tokyo metropolitan government on Wednesday reported 378 new cases of the coronavirus, up 28 from Tuesday.
The number (194 men and 184 women) is the result of 1,717 tests conducted on Feb 14.
The most number of cases were 74 people in their 30s, followed by 66 in their 20s, 52 in their 50s, 51 in their 40s, 35 in their 80s, 32 in their 60s and 30 in their 70s. Thirty cases were aged 20 or younger.
The number of infected people hospitalized with severe symptoms in Tokyo is 87, down five from Tuesday, health officials said. The nationwide figure is 607.
Nationwide, the number of reported cases was 1,445. After Tokyo, the prefectures with the most cases were Osaka (133), Chiba (130), Saitama (130), Kanagawa (115), Aichi (81), Hyogo (74), Fukuoka (65), Hokkaido (64), Shizuoka (32) and Gunma (28).
The number of coronavirus-related deaths reported nationwide was 79.
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