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Coronavirus in Spain (13 Sept) – incidence rate falls to 116

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Report below updated in Spain at 19.45h on Mon 13 Sept 

CORONAVIRUS in SPAIN – latest Health Ministry figures

The latest official figure released by the Spanish Health Ministry on Monday 13 Sept for the number of people who have tested positive for Coronavirus since the start of the pandemic is now 4,915,265. This is an overall increase of 7,804 against the figure released on Friday, of which 697 have been registered in the past 24 hours.

Friday had seen an overall increase of 4,440 over Thursday, of which 1,940 were registered 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 across Spain has fallen another 15 points to 116.13 per 100,000 inhabitants for the past 14 days. On Friday it was 131.30 and Thursday 140.43. The region with the lowest incidence rate is Asturias at 42, followed by Valencia (83) and the Canary Islands (80).

There have now been 55,105 cases of Coronavirus detected in the past 14 days – out of the total 4,915,265. The figure for the past 7 days is 21,476. 

There are currently 4,652 people requiring hospital treatment for Covid-19 in Spain (previously 4,975), of which 1,172 are in intensive are (1,227). This represents 12.80% occupation of intensive care units (ICUs) by Covid-19 patients across Spain (13.37%).

The official figure for the total number of Coronavirus-related deaths since the start of the pandemic on Monday 13 Sept is now 85,393 – an increase of 108 since Friday. Last weekend there had been 133 deaths.

Increase in infections per region

Of the 697 new infections to have only been registered in the past 24 hours on Monday 13 Sept, the numbers per region are as follows:

  • 113 in Catalonia (last 24hr increase: 301) 
  • 112 in the Basque Country (205)
  • 89 in Madrid (457)
  • 77 in the Canary Islands (105)
  • 38 in Navarra (46)
  • 37 in Cantabria (64)
  • 32 in Aragón (139)
  • 32 in Galicia (77)
  • 31 in the Balearic Islands (74)
  • 29 in Andalusia (56)
  • 28 in Extremadura (85)
  • 26 in Castilla y León (139)
  • 16 in Asturias (20)
  • 15 in the Valencia Region (38)
  • 9 in Murcia (88)
  • 2 in Castilla La Mancha (3)
  • in La Rioja (23)
  • 6 in Ceuta (10)
  • 3 in Melilla (10)

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

An image of vaccinations this week in Catalonia.
Vaccinations in Catalonia. (Catalan Health Institute)

Covid-19 Vaccinations in Spain

Latest figures (with data collated up to Sunday 12 September) show that Spain has administered 68,486,683 jabs of Covid-19 vaccines. 37,216,507 people have now received at least one jab, representing 78.4% of the total population. 35,300,384 people have now been fully vaccinated, which is 74.4% of the total population. In a separate report, we publish the amount of vaccines administered for each region and its population in Spain, as well as the overall percentage of citizens vaccinated per age group: Covid-19 Vaccinations in Spain

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