He Ministry of Health registered this friday 12,272 new cases of covid-19 in Spain, of which 4,122 have been diagnosed in the last 24 hours, compared with 3,471 on Thursday, with the global number of people infected by coronavirus standing at 716,481.
Regarding the number of deaths, the department directed by Salvador Illa has registered this Friday 114 deceased by covid-19 more, 475 in the last week. This brings the global number of deaths from covid-19 in Spain to 31,232 people.
There are currently 11,006 patients admitted for covid-19 throughout Spain and 1,465 in an ICU, although in the last 24 hours there have been 1,358 admissions and 1,107 discharges. The occupancy rate for beds occupied by coronavirus is already 8.14 percent and 17.17 percent in ICUs.
As the communities have informed Health, Madrid is at the forefront of infections, since with 2,941 more, 1,001 confirmed in the last 24 hours, it raises its total number of infected to 213,709; while Aragon is in second place in new cases, with 433, and Andalusia, in third, with 381.