Report below updated in Spain at 18.30h on Weds 2 June
CORONAVIRUS in SPAIN – latest Health Ministry figures
The latest official figure released by the Spanish Health Ministry on Wednesday 2 June for the number of people who have tested positive for Coronavirus since the start of the pandemic is now 3,687,762. This is an overall increase of 4,984 against the figure released on Tuesday, of which 2,346 have occurred in the past 24 hours.
Tuesday had seen an overall increase of 4,388 over Monday, of which 2,151 occurred in 24 hours. The peak of recorded infections for a 24-hour period during the pandemic in Spain was on 21 January, when 18,504 cases were registered.
The incidence rate is at its highest in the Basque Country (198), followed by Madrid (165). It is under 100 in eight regions: Valencia (35), the Balearic Islands (38), Galicia (66), the Canary Islands (72), Murcia (69), Asturias (73), Extremadura (77) and Cantabria (85).
There have now been 56,249 cases of Coronavirus detected in the past 14 days – out of the total 3,687,762. The figure for the past 7 days is 25,839.
There are currently 4,471 people requiring hospital treatment for Covid-19 in Spain, of which 1,236 are in intensive care. This represents 12.85% occupation of intensive care units (ICUs) by Covid-19 patients across Spain.
The official figure for the total number of Coronavirus-related deaths since the start of the pandemic on Wednesday 2 June has now surpassed 80,000 – an increase of 66 since Tuesday, making a total of 80,049.
Increase in infections per region
Of the 2,346 new infections to have only been registered in the past 24 hours on Wednesday 2 June, the numbers per region are as follows:
- 701 in Madrid (last 24 hour increase was 669)
- 318 in the Basque Country (317)
- 296 in Andalusia (159)
- 221 in Castilla y León (274)
- 152 in Aragón (134)
- 125 in the Canary Islands (75)
- 92 in Catalonia (55)
- 88 in Navarra (65)
- 53 in La Rioja (43)
- 52 in Cantabria (33)
- 51 in Extremadura (43)
- 46 in Galicia (25)
- 43 in the Valencia Region (3)
- 38 in Asturias (74)
- 33 in Murcia (47)
- 19 in the Balearic Islands (19)
- 5 in Castilla La Mancha (1)
- 2 in Ceuta (5)
- 11 in Melilla (10)
A full breakdown of the data per region can be found by clicking here.
Covid-19 Vaccinations in Spain
Latest figures (up to 2 June) show that Spain has received 30,127,690 doses of Covid-19 vaccines and that 27,607,247 jabs have been administered. 18,426,204 people have now received at least one jab, representing 38.8% of the population. 9,679,817 people have now been fully vaccinated, which is 20.4% of the population. In a separate report, we publish the amount of vaccines received and administered for each region in Spain, as well as the percentage of citizens vaccinated per age group: Covid-19 Vaccinations in Spain
‘State of Alarm’ in Spain has ended
The State of Alarm in Spain ended on Sunday 9 May. Each region still has measures and restrictions in place, and you can find all the details in our separate, and regularly updated report: Details of restrictions for all regions of Spain, now ‘State of Alarm’ has ended
Click here for all previous reports on: Coronavirus in Spain