The Canary Islands have registered this Palm Sunday, March 20, the epidemiological data most favorable in the last seven days when registering 131 new positives by Covid-19 and no diedor, as reported by the Ministry of Health of the Government of the Canary Islands. The total accumulated cases rises to 46,251, leaving deaths at 665 people since the start of the pandemic
Thus, from total accumulated cases in the Canary Islands, 4,155 are active (98 more than this Saturday), of which 79 are admitted to the ICU (3 more than yesterday), 289 remain hospitalized (8 more) and 3,787 are at home (about 87 more people than this Saturday). In addition, the number of people who have overcome the disease reached 41,431 after receiving 33 medical discharge.
Gran Canaria adds 67 infections; Tenerife 44; Lanzarote and Fuerteventura 9; La Palma adds two new cases and El Hierro and La Gomera do not register positive
By islands, Gran canaria This Sunday has been the island most punished by adding 67 new ones and has 19,093 accumulated cases, of which 1,652 are active, 226 have died and 17,215 have overcome the disease. For its part, Tenerife adds 44 new infections and accumulates 19,533 cases, of which 2,146 are epidemiologically active, 372 people have died and 17,015 have received medical discharge.
Lanzarote adds 9 infections and accumulates 4,613 cases, of which 74 remain active, 47 people died and 4,492 overcame the virus. A similar number of positives has Fuerteventura, which registers 2,026 accumulated cases, of which 260 are active, nine died and 1,757 people received medical discharge.
La Palma, for its part, accumulates 464 cases (+2), of which 23 are active, six died and 435 overcame the virus; El Hierro it remains with an accumulated 300, without active cases, with four deaths and 296 medical discharges; and La Gomera it also maintains its accumulated in 222, without active cases, one death and 221 people who have received medical discharge.
Refering to Accumulated Incidence (AI) in the Canary Islands, at 7 days it drops to 62.13 cases per 100,000 inhabitants and at 14 days it falls to 130.75 cases per 100,000 inhabitants.
Likewise, so far a total of 954,596 PCR tests in the islands – 2,628 in the last day -, of which 50,327 were positive, representing 5.27 percent.