The age group from 20 to 29 years is the one that grows the most in cases of coronavirus in Canary Islands in the second week of October (from October 5 to 11) by adding 139 positives, reaching 2,710 cases among people of this age.
Behind this strip is the one between 40 and 49 years old, which has added a total of 125 positives between October 5 and 11, increasing the cases to 2,631, according to the statistical data of the Ministry of Health of the Government of the Canary Islands collected by Europa Press.
Likewise, the sections between 30 and 39 years, and from 50 to 59 years, have also added in that week 110 new positives each band, in such a way that among the thirty-somethings the total cases closed the week at 2,602, while among the people from 50 to 59 years old they reached 2,174 cases.
As for the young people between 10 and 19 years there were 77 new positives (1,320 total cases) and the number of cases is followed by the age group from 60 to 69 years with 69 more cases (1,439); while the age groups from 0 to 9 and from 70 to 79 years added 49 new positives each, increasing their totals to 630 and 909 cases, respectively.
Finally, among people over 80 years old, 28 new positives were known in the second week of October in the Canary Islands, concluding on October 11 with 618 cases.
Currently, the Canary Islands registers a cumulative 15,175 positives, of which 6,950 are epidemiologically active cases, of which 57 are admitted to the ICU and 226 are hospitalized in the ward.