1st June 2023
Elderly resident being tested for Coronavirus
Barcelona News Catalonia News Madrid News Main News

Coronavirus in Spain figures (30 May)

Latest: Coronavirus in Spain figures (13 June)

ALSO READ: Lifting of lockdown in Spain – full details of all phases, regions & provinces, plus what is permitted in each phase

Please support Spain in English with a donation.

Report below updated in Spain at 18.30h on Saturday 30 May

CORONAVIRUS in SPAIN – latest figures

The latest official figures released by the Spanish Health Ministry on Saturday 30 May show that there have now been 27,125 Coronavirus-related deaths in Spain – an increase of 4 in 24 hours and 43 deaths in the past 7 days.

Friday’s figures had shown an overall increase of 2 deaths in 24 hours – and 39 deaths over 7 days. Thursday’s figures had shown 1 death in 24 hours, and 38 deaths in 7 days.

ALSO READ: Spain’s ‘excess mortality’ during Coronavirus pandemic is over 43,000

The official figure released on Saturday 30 May for the total number of people who have tested positive for Coronavirus only through a PCR test is now 239,228 – an increase of 271 over Friday, of which 183 cases are in Madrid (95) and Catalonia (88). Asturias has seen an increase of 19 cases – and there have been 12 new cases in Castilla y León.

Five regions (Balearic Islands, Cantabria, Extremadura, Ceuta and Melilla) have not registered any new infections in the past 24 hours.

Friday’s overall figure for the increase of infections only through PCR testing has been 187 over Thursday. Thursday’s figure had been 182 over Wednesday. Wednesday had been 231.

The current peak of recorded infections for a 24-hour period in Spain was on 31 March, when 9,222 new cases were registered (including from PCR and antibody).

A full breakdown in Spanish of the data per region, together with age group statistics can be found by clicking here.

Elderly resident being tested for Coronavirus
An elderly care-home resident being tested in Catalonia. (Photo courtesy of Catalan health department / CatSalut / @salutcat)

70% of Spanish population to Phase Two from Monday

From Monday, 70% of the Spanish population will be in Phase Two of Spain’s de-escalation of lockdown restrictions. Some islands in the Canary Islands and the whole of the Balearic Islands will move to Phase Three.

We’ve published all the key rules and measures regarding the four phases in a separate report, together with full details of the current ‘phase status’ for each region and province. The updated report can be found here: Lifting of lockdown in Spain – full details of all phases for all regions.

Please support Spain in English with a donation

Our previous reports on Coronavirus in Spain:

ALSO READ: Man jumps travel restrictions to board flight from Madrid to Lanzarote – and receives positive Covid-19 result

ALSO READ: Coronavirus in Spain figures (29 May)

ALSO READ: Spain’s ‘excess mortality’ during Coronavirus pandemic is over 43,000

ALSO READ: Coronavirus in Spain figures (28 May)

ALSO READ: Coronavirus in Spain figures (27 May)

ALSO READ: Barcelona enjoys Phase One, with parts of Catalonia in Phase Two.

ALSO READ: Far-right Vox party organise car protest

ALSO READ: Spanish Congress votes to extend ‘state of alarm’ until 7 June

ALSO READ: Face masks to be compulsory in closed spaces and outside, if not at 2-metre distance

ALSO READ: Spain extends international ban on entry into country until 15 June

ALSO READ: Ryanair plans to restore 40% of flights from 1 July

Recent Posts

Pedro Sánchez goes on the attack, labelling the PP and Vox as being both far-right

News Desk

Spain’s maiden rocket launch postponed by high winds

News Desk

Torrential rain, hail and strong winds lash parts of drought-hit Spain

News Desk

Inflation in Spain slowed for May, following drop in fuel prices

News Desk

Ciudadanos (Cs) party confirms it will not stand in July general election

News Desk

Pedro Sánchez announces General Election for Sunday 23 July

News Desk

Leave a Comment