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Coronavirus in Spain (10 Nov) – incidence rate highest for ages under 11

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Report below updated in Spain at 19.15h on Weds 10 Nov 

CORONAVIRUS in SPAIN – latest Health Ministry figures

The latest official figure released by the Spanish Health Ministry on Wednesday 10 November for the number of people who have tested positive for Coronavirus since the start of the pandemic is now 5,038,517. This is an overall increase of 6,461 against the figure released on Monday, of which 2,095 have been registered in the past 24 hours. The health ministry did not release data on Tuesday.

Monday had seen an overall increase of 6,417 over Friday, of which 725 were registered in 24 hours

The overall incidence rate across Spain has risen another four points to 62.67 per 100,000 inhabitants for the past 14 days – the seventh consecutive rise. On Monday it was 58.57 and Friday 53.77. The region with the lowest incidence rate is Galicia at 31. It is at its highest in Navarra at 134. It is also over 100 in the Basque Country and Aragón. See below for the incidence rate for each region.

The age group with the highest incidence rate is those aged under 11, at 86. The incidence rates per age group are as follows:

  • Aged 11 and under – 86.34
  • 12-19 years – 36.34
  • 20-29 years – 52.22
  • 30-39 years – 66.85
  • 40-49 years – 72.20
  • 50-59 years – 53.90
  • 60-69 years – 60.97
  • 70-79 years – 58.41
  • Aged 80 and over – 53.10

There have now been 29,737 cases of Coronavirus detected in the past 14 days – out of the total 5,038,517. The figure for the past 7 days is 16,996

There are currently 1,903 people hospitalised for Covid-19 in Spain (previously 1,858), representing a 1.54% occupation of hospital beds across Spain (1.52%). 403 are in intensive care (400), representing 4.42% occupation of intensive care units (ICUs) by Covid patients across Spain (4.41%).

The official figure for the total number of Coronavirus-related deaths since the start of the pandemic on Wednesday 10 Nov is now 87,617 – an increase of 59 since Monday.

Increase in infections per region & current incidence rate

Of the 2,095 new infections to have only been registered in the past 24 hours (and current incidence rate) on Wednesday 10 Nov, the numbers per region are as follows:

  • 356 in Catalonia (current incidence rate: 77)
  • 285 in the Basque Country (121)
  • 280 in Madrid (60)
  • 166 in the Canary Islands (68)
  • 157 in Castilla y León (62)
  • 156 in Aragón (104)
  • 140 in Andalusia (37)
  • 129 in Navarra (134)
  • 106 in the Valencia Region (70)
  • 60 in Galicia (31)
  • 56 in Murcia (53)
  • 53 in the Balearic Islands (93)
  • 51 in Extremadura (34)
  • 32 in Cantabria (45)
  • 31 in La Rioja (73)
  • 30 in Asturias (40)
  • 5 in Castilla La Mancha (42)
  • in Ceuta (1)
  • in Melilla (29)

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

Children returning to school.
From our archive: children having their temperatures taken when they returned to school in Valencia in September 2020. (Education Dept, Valencia Gov)

Covid-19 Vaccinations in Spain

Latest figures (with data collated up to Tuesday 9 November) show that Spain has administered 73,149,785 jabs of the Covid vaccine. 37,417,377 people have now been fully vaccinated, which is 78.9% 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

Click here for all previous reports on: Coronavirus in Spain

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