Health confirms 12 deaths and 262 new infections by coronavirus in the Valencian Community

Health confirms 12 deaths and 262 new infections by coronavirus in the Valencian Community

© Ricardo Rubio – Europa Press

The Ministry of Universal Health and Public Health has registered 12 deaths by coronavirus since the last update, so that the total number of deaths exceeds the barrier of 1,700 people, specifically 1,702: 250 in the province of Castellón, 589 in Alicante and 863 in Valencia.

There is also 268 new infections of coronaviruses confirmed by PCR test in the Valencian Community, which put the total number of positives at 46,132 people. By provinces, the distribution is as follows: 132 in Castellón (5,079 in total); 79 in Alicante (15,479 in total), and 57 in the province of Valencia (25,567 in total). In addition, the total number of unassigned patients is 7.

In this regard, the Ministry highlights that the Valencian Community has the lowest cumulative incidence in Spanish territory in the last 7 days with 39.47 cases per 100,000 inhabitants, while the average for Spain stands at 128.96 cases. Regarding the cumulative incidence of the last 14 days, the Valencian Community registers 95.09 cases per 100,000 inhabitants, which places it in second place behind the Canary Islands with 87.26 cases. The average for Spain in the last 14 days is 263.35 cases.

The total number of tests carried out for the detection of the coronavirus amounts to 1,201,669, of which 1,048,309 have been through PCR and 153,360 through rapid test.

On the other hand, they have occurred in the last 24 hours 437 discharges to patients with coronavirusTherefore, the total number of people cured since the beginning of the pandemic stands at 48,922: 5,616 in Castellón, 16,203 in Alicante and 27,063 in Valencia. Furthermore, the total number of discharges without assignment amounts to 40. In this way, there are currently 5,187 active cases, which represents 9.29% of the total positives.

Valencian hospitals currently have 507 people admitted (74 in the ICU): 57 in the province of Castellón, with 7 patients in the ICU; 173 in the province of Alicante, 31 of them in the ICU; and 277 in the province of Valencia, 36 of them in ICU.

Update of the situation in residences

Today, there is a positive case in 27 nursing homes (2 in the province of Castellón, 9 in the province of Alicante and 16 in the province of Valencia), 4 centers for people with functional diversity (1 in the province of Castellón, 1 in Alicante and 2 in Valencia) and 2 centers for minors (2 in the province of Alicante).

– New positive residents: 17

– New positive workers: 13

– Deceased residents: 3

Currently, they are under active surveillance of sanitary control 6 residences in the Valencian Community: 1 in the province of Castellón, 1 in the province of Alicante and 4 in the province of Valencia.

New shoots:

• Valencia: 8 cases. Social origin

• Rafelcofer: 5 cases. Social origin

• Benicarló: 3 cases. Social origin

• Vinaròs: 3 cases. Social origin

• Godella: 7 cases. Social origin

• Burjassot: 5 cases. Social origin

• Vinaròs: 4 cases. Social origin

• Alcoi: 4 cases. Social origin

• Ontinyent: 12 cases. Social origin


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