The Ministry of Health has added this Wednesday 11,193 positives to the total count of confirmed coronavirus cases in Spain. The figure, therefore, rises to 614,360 positives since the start of the pandemic and of these 4,728 have been diagnosed in the last 24 hours.
Of these new infections, about 40% have registered in Madrid. Specifically, the community has reported 1,854 PCR diagnoses, 39.21% of the global data.
The number of infections in the last 24 hours provided by Health It is the highest since the alarm state ended. In fact, the Accumulated Incidence (AI) in the last 14 days, that is, the virus transmission rate, has increased to 256.57 (three points more than yesterday). By communities, the highest is in Madrid (642.98) followed by Navarra (527.35) and La Rioja (374.37).
As for the deaths reported by Health, in Spain they have died 239 more people due to Covid-19, which puts the official death toll from the coronavirus at 30,243. In the last 7 days, 366 people have lost their lives, 124 in Madrid.
The people who have specified hospitalization In the last 7 days there have been 2,138 and this last week 154 people have been admitted to Intensive Care Units (ICU).
In total there are in Spain 9,810 people hospitalized by Covid-19, of which 1,281 are in the ICU. Despite the increase in cases, the occupation of hospital beds has not changed compared to yesterday, since it remains at 8.5%. However, by communities, it can be observed that the Community of Madrid has increased its occupancy rate from 21 to 22%.
Finally, the balance of income and registrations is still negative. The patients who need hospitalization exceed the patients recovered in the last 24 hours: 1,315 compared to 1,123.