Report below updated in Spain at 18.45h on Fri 4 June
CORONAVIRUS in SPAIN – latest Health Ministry figures
The latest official figure released by the Spanish Health Ministry on Friday 4 June for the number of people who have tested positive for Coronavirus since the start of the pandemic is now 3,697,987. This is an overall increase of 4,975 against the figure released on Thursday, of which 2,215 have occurred in the past 24 hours.
Thursday had seen an overall increase of 5,250 over Wednesday, of which 2,404 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 La Rioja (206), Basque Country (194), Andalusia (182) and Madrid (154). It is under 100 in eight regions: Valencia (37), the Balearic Islands (39), Galicia (59), the Canary Islands (69), Murcia (64), Asturias (70), Extremadura (74) and Cantabria (86).
The incidence rate has risen in four regions: Andalusia, Cantabria, Valencia and Extremadura.
There have now been 55,621 cases of Coronavirus detected in the past 14 days – out of the total 3,697,987. The figure for the past 7 days is 25,844.
There are currently 4,135 people requiring hospital treatment for Covid-19 in Spain, of which 1,163 are in intensive care. This represents 12.14% 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 Friday 4 June is 80,196 – an increase of 97 since Thursday.
Increase in infections per region
Of the 2,215 new infections to have only been registered in the past 24 hours on Friday 4 June, the numbers per region are as follows:
- 515 in Madrid (last 24 hour increase was 679)
- 304 in the Basque Country (282)
- 295 in Andalusia (356)
- 202 in Castilla y León (233)
- 165 in Catalonia (96)
- 152 in Aragón (157)
- 128 in the Canary Islands (138)
- 76 in Extremadura (57)
- 58 in Navarra (67)
- 57 in Murcia (38)
- 53 in Galicia (46)
- 52 in Asturias (56)
- 41 in the Valencia Region (46)
- 40 in La Rioja (88)
- 38 in Cantabria (23)
- 15 in the Balearic Islands (26)
- 13 in Castilla La Mancha (6)
- 4 in Ceuta (2)
- 7 in Melilla (8)
A full breakdown of the data per region can be found by clicking here.
Covid-19 Vaccinations in Spain
Latest figures (up to 4 June) show that Spain has received 33,129,880 doses of Covid-19 vaccines and that 28,752,570 jabs have been administered. 19,038,135 people have now received at least one jab, representing 40.1% of the population. 10,257,209 people have now been fully vaccinated, which is 21.6% 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