The autonomous communities have notified the Ministry of Health 31,596 new cases from COVID-19, 12,544 of them diagnosed in the last 24 hours. These figures are lower than those of the same day last week, when 40,285 positives were reported.
The total number of infections in Spain since the beginning of the pandemic, according to official statistics. The cumulative incidence in the last 14 days per 100,000 inhabitants stands at 815, vs. 846 yesterday. In the past two weeks, a total of 383,648 positives have been registered.
Of the 12,544 positives diagnosed yesterday, 734 have been produced in Andalusia, 698 in Aragon, 448 in Asturias, 108 in the Balearic Islands, 187 in the Canary Islands, 145 in Cantabria, 210 in Castilla-La Mancha, 1,429 in Castilla y León, 1,488 in Castilla y León, 41 in Ceuta , 491 in the Valencian Community, 346 in Extremadura, 590 in Galicia, 3,917 in Madrid, 49 in Melilla, 355 in Murcia, 167 in Navarra, 853 in the Basque Country and 288 in La Rioja.
In this Wednesday’s report 565 new deaths have been added, compared to 724 yesterday and 492 last Wednesday. Up to 60,370 people with a positive diagnostic test have died since the virus arrived in Spain, according to the data collected by the Ministry.
In the last week they have passed away 1,911 people diagnosed with COVID-19 positive confirmed in Spain: 301 in Andalusia, 94 in Aragon, 72 in Asturias, 21 in the Balearic Islands, 21 in the Canary Islands, 16 in Cantabria, 103 in Castilla-La Mancha, 158 in Castilla y León, 47 in Catalonia, four in Ceuta, 487 in the Valencian Community, 103 in Extremadura, 156 in Galicia, 81 in Madrid, four in Melilla, 133 in Murcia, 16 in Navarra, 67 in the Basque Country and 27 in La Rioja.
Currently there 30,256 patients admitted for COVID-19 throughout Spain (31,118 yesterday) and 4,836 in the ICU (4,853 yesterday). In the last 24 hours, there have been 2,941 admissions (2,910 yesterday) and 3,613 discharges (3,705 yesterday). The occupancy rate of beds occupied by coronavirus stands at 23.55 percent (24.18% yesterday) and in ICUs at 44.44 percent (44.58% yesterday).
Until 6,948 people have required hospitalization for COVID-19 in the last week (259,033 in the pandemic so far): 1,329 in Andalusia, 387 in Aragon, 433 in Asturias, 112 in the Balearic Islands, 140 in the Canary Islands, 107 in Cantabria, 155 in Castilla-La Mancha, 622 in Castilla y León , 256 in Catalonia, six in Ceuta, 1,286 in the Valencian Community, 254 in Extremadura, 805 in Galicia, 288 in Madrid, 32 in Melilla, 489 in Murcia, 81 in Navarra, four in the Basque Country and 122 in La Rioja.
Likewise, 601 admissions to intensive care units (UCI) in the past seven days (22,436 since the virus reached Spain): 82 in Andalusia, 27 in Aragon, 29 in Asturias, 17 in the Balearic Islands, 19 in the Canary Islands, 21 in Cantabria, 20 in Castilla-La Mancha, 44 in Castilla y León, 10 in Catalonia, 64 in the Valencian Community, 18 in Extremadura, 162 in Galicia, 20 in Madrid, four in Melilla, 39 in Murcia, nine in Navarra, one in the Basque Country and 15 in La Rioja.
Eddie is an Australian news reporter with over 9 years in the industry and has published on Forbes and tech crunch.