Spain exceeds 500 cases of incidence rate for the first time since February


The cumulative incidence continues to rise in Spain. This Thursday it stands at 500 cases per 100,000 inhabitants in the last 14 days, which translates into 31 points more than the day before, when it was 469. This is the highest figure since February 11 and rises in all the communities, except in the Balearic Islands, which have not updated their data.



The data continues to be worrisome among young people: those who are in the 20 to 29 age group are those who report the highest AI: 1,581.39. By communities, in this group, Castilla y León points to 3,643, Catalonia, 3,375 and Asturias, 2,813.



The next group of young people with the highest incidence are those between the ages of 12 and 19, who have an AI of 1,311.73. In this case, Navarra stands out, where it reaches 3,967. Finally, in the range of 30 to 39, it is at 658.96 points.

All in a day in which Health has added 27,688 new infections. This is an increase compared to yesterday, when they were 26,390. In total, since the beginning of the pandemic, 4,069,162 people confirmed by test have been infected in Spain.


By region, Catalonia is the one that has incorporated the most cases in the balance this afternoon (8,553), together with Madrid (3,919) and Andalusia (3,603). On the other side of the table are Melilla (13), Ceuta (16) and La Rioja (46).



Regarding the deceased, the authorities have added 41 new ones, bringing the total since March 2020 to 81,084. Of them, 49 have died in the last seven days.


How is the epidemic evolving now?

Evolution of the cases and deaths reported, those hospitalized and those admitted to the ICU each day and the variation in the last 7 days

Source: Ministry of Health


Hospitalized patients continue to rise. This Thursday there are 4,705, of which 838 need ICU treatment. Occupancy stands at 3.91%, while that of intensive care units stands at 9.18%. In the last 24 hours, 838 people have arrived at the hospitals and 673 have been discharged.

The total of those immunized with the complete regimen in Spain exceeds 48%

Spain reached 48.4% of the population vaccinated with the full schedule this Thursday. That is, 22,949,155 people have received two doses of Pfizer, Moderna or AstraZeneca or one of Janssen – the only antidote that comes with a single puncture.



In addition, more than 28.7 million people – 60.6% of the population – have at least one dose of the vaccine. In total, the communities have administered more than 49 million vaccines, after 673,737 applied in the last day, according to the report from the Ministry of Health.

By age group, all those over 80 have the complete guideline; as well as 97.5% of the population between 70 and 79; 75.4% of those between 60 and 69; 84.2% of those between 50 and 59; and 57.1% of citizens between 40 and 49 years old.

Source: Ministry of Health (data updated to )

Finally, in young people, in the age group between 20 and 29 years old, 12.2% have the complete regimen and 21.6% have at least one dose; 17.7% of those between 30 and 39 have both punctures and 48.7% have at least one, and of those between 12 and 19 years old, 1.1% have finished their immunization and 3 , 7% have the first dose.


Source: ElDiario.es – ElDiario.es by www.eldiario.es.

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