The incidence grows among those over 60 but hospitalizations and ICU admissions decrease
This Friday, Health has registered 62,695 new cases of coronavirus in the last three days, compared to 47,421 on Tuesday. Now Health only reports the incidence in people over 60, since it is a group considered to be at risk. For this stratum it rises again and goes from 608 this Tuesday to 676.
As for hospital pressure, it has dropped this time. The people admitted have dropped from 6,455 on Tuesday to 6,362 this Friday, which translates into an occupation of beds in hospitals by COVID patients of 5.12%. In ICUs, the number of patients with coronavirus falls from 364 to 329, while the percentage of occupation remains at 3.66%.
Regarding the deceased, this Friday 229 deaths were registered, while on Tuesday the death toll was 319. In total, since the start of the pandemic, Health has registered 104,456 deaths.