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Report below updated in Spain at 19.15h on Thurs 3 June 

CORONAVIRUS in SPAIN – latest Health Ministry figures

The latest official figure released by the Spanish Health Ministry on Thursday 3 June for the number of people who have tested positive for Coronavirus since the start of the pandemic is now 3,693,012. This is an overall increase of 5,250 against the figure released on Wednesday, of which 2,404 have occurred in the past 24 hours.

Wednesday had seen an overall increase of 4,984 over Tuesday, of which 2,346 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 overall incidence rate has stayed level at 118.29 per 100,000 inhabitants for the past 14 days. On Wednesday it was 118.54 and Tuesday 120.33.

The incidence rate is at its highest in La Rioja (207), Basque Country (199), Andalusia (180) and Madrid (160). It is under 100 in eight regions: Valencia (36), the Balearic Islands (40), Galicia (63), the Canary Islands (70), Murcia (67), Asturias (71), Extremadura (73) and Cantabria (85).

The incidence rate has risen seven regions: Andalusia, the Balearic Islands, Castilla y León, Catalonia, Valencia, Navarra and La Rioja.

There have now been 56,131 cases of Coronavirus detected in the past 14 days – out of the total 3,693,012. The figure for the past 7 days is 25,764

There are currently 4,298 people requiring hospital treatment for Covid-19 in Spain, of which 1,205 are in intensive care. This represents 12.57% 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 Thursday 3 June is 80,099 – an increase of 50 since Wednesday.

Increase in infections per region

Of the 2,404 new infections to have only been registered in the past 24 hours on Thursday 3June, the numbers per region are as follows:

  • 679 in Madrid (last 24 hour increase was 701)
  • 356 in Andalusia (296)
  • 282 in the Basque Country (318)
  • 233 in Castilla y León (221)
  • 157 in Aragón (152)
  • 138 in the Canary Islands (125)
  • 96 in Catalonia (92)
  • 88 in La Rioja (53)
  • 67 in Navarra (88)
  • 57 in Extremadura (51)
  • 56 in Asturias (38)
  • 46 in Galicia (46)
  • 46 in the Valencia Region (43)
  • 38 in Murcia (33) 
  • 26 in the Balearic Islands (19)
  • 23 in Cantabria (52)
  • in Castilla La Mancha (5) 
  • 2 in Ceuta (2)
  • in Melilla (11)

A full breakdown of the data per region can be found by clicking here.

Citizens queuing for vaccination jabs against Covid-19 in Valencia.
Citizens queuing for vaccination jabs against Covid-19 in Valencia. (GVA.es)

Covid-19 Vaccinations in Spain

Latest figures (up to 3 June) show that Spain has received 30,127,690 doses of Covid-19 vaccines and that 28,182,345 jabs have been administered. 18,720,164 people have now received at least one jab, representing 39.5% of the population. 9,979,204 people have now been fully vaccinated, which is 21% 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

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