Report below updated in Spain at 19h on Tues 14 Sept
CORONAVIRUS in SPAIN – latest Health Ministry figures
The latest official figure released by the Spanish Health Ministry on Tuesday 14 Sept for the number of people who have tested positive for Coronavirus since the start of the pandemic is now 4,918,526. This is an overall increase of 3,261 against the figure released on Monday, the lowest overall increase since August last year – and of which 1,715 have been registered in the past 24 hours.
Monday had seen an overall increase of 7,804 over Friday, of which 697 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 7 points to 109.38 per 100,000 inhabitants for the past 14 days. On Monday it was 116.13 and Friday 131.30. The region with the lowest incidence rate is Asturias at 39, followed by Valencia (75), the Canary Islands (78), Castilla y León (92) and Galicia (97).
There have now been 51,901 cases of Coronavirus detected in the past 14 days – out of the total 4,918,526. The figure for the past 7 days is 20,203.
There are currently 4,459 people requiring hospital treatment for Covid-19 in Spain (previously 4,652), of which 1,136 are in intensive are (1,172). This represents 12.41% occupation of intensive care units (ICUs) by Covid-19 patients across Spain (12.80%).
Increase in infections per region
Of the 1,715 new infections to have only been registered in the past 24 hours on Tuesday 14 Sept, the numbers per region are as follows:
- 429 in Madrid (last 24hr increase: 89)
- 345 in Catalonia (113)
- 195 in the Basque Country (112)
- 125 in Aragón (32)
- 101 in the Canary Islands (77)
- 91 in Castilla y León (26)
- 65 in Extremadura (28)
- 59 in Murcia (9)
- 53 in Andalusia (29)
- 48 in Cantabria (37)
- 47 in the Valencia Region (15)
- 33 in the Balearic Islands (3)
- 32 in Galicia (32)
- 27 in Navarra (38)
- 17 in La Rioja (2)
- 15 in Asturias (16)
- 7 in Castilla La Mancha (2)
- 14 in Ceuta (6)
- 12 in Melilla (3)
A full breakdown of the data per region can be found by clicking here.
Covid-19 Vaccinations in Spain
Latest figures (with data collated up to Monday 13 September) show that Spain has administered 68,619,581 jabs of Covid-19 vaccines. 37,243,220 people have now received at least one jab, representing 78.5% of the total population. 35,413,078 people have now been fully vaccinated, which is 74.6% 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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