Public health agency presents updated coronavirus figures

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Over 100 infected patients are being treated or have been treated in intensive care for novel coronavirus in Sweden.

Sweden's state epidemiologist Anders Tegnell presented the latest statistics at the public health agency's Monday afternoon media briefing.

He tells Radio Sweden that the majority of those infected in intensive care are in the 50 to 59 age bracket.

Twenty five people have so far died from the disease in Sweden (at 5.30pm on Monday 23rd March).

Listen to our interview with Anders Tegnell to hear why most infections are in the 50-59 age bracket and why the country's ski resorts could close.