The Ministry of Health has registered 50,235 new COVID-19 infections. This places the total number of cases since the start of the pandemic in Spain notified by tests at 12,613,634. By communities, the Balearic Islands have added 10,541 new infected and behind it is Madrid (8,981), Catalonia (7,433) and Galicia (4,258).
How is the epidemic evolving and how are we regarding the 3rd wave?
Evolution of reported cases and deaths, those hospitalized and those admitted to the ICU each day, the variation in the last 7 days and the comparison with the peak of the 3rd wave of the pandemic. On April 1, 2022, the contagion surveillance system changed.
Source: Ministry of Health
Regarding the incidence in those over 60 years of age, in the group in which the Government focuses, this is found at 653.25 cases per 100,000 inhabitants, an increase since the last report, which marked 612.39 points.
Regarding the deceased, the Ministry led by Darias has added 122 more, which places the number of deaths since the start of the pandemic at 107,604. Of these, 160 have occurred in the last seven days.
In hospitals, as of this Tuesday, there are 7,793 COVID-19 patients, which translates into an occupation of 6.35%. This is a rise compared to the previous data and also marks levels that have not been seen since February 24, when 7,824 had entered. Compared to the previous report, income has risen by 1,005 people. In ICUs, there are 361 people admitted.