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Coronavirus in Spain weekly figures (11 March) – incidence rate now 430

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Report below updated in Spain at 19.15h on Fri 11 March 

CORONAVIRUS in SPAIN – latest Health Ministry figures

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The latest official figure released by the Spanish Health Ministry on Friday 11 March for the number of people who have tested positive for Coronavirus since the start of the pandemic is now 11,223,974. This is an increase of 123,546 against last Friday’s figure.

The incidence rate is now 430 per 100,000 inhabitants for the past 14 days – a decrease of 33 since last Friday’s figure of 463. The highest recorded incidence rate in Spain throughout the entire pandemic was 3,418 on Friday 21 January. See below for the current incidence rate for each region.

The age group with the highest incidence rate is those aged 12-19, at 700. The incidence rates per age group are as follows:

  • Aged 11 and under – 320 (figure last Friday: 415)
  • 12-19 years – 700 (727)
  • 20-29 years – 541 (597)
  • 30-39 years – 478 (507)
  • 40-49 years – 453 (481)
  • 50-59 years – 367 (375)
  • 60-69 years – 305 (317)
  • 70-79 years – 331 (344)
  • Aged 80 and over – 424 (469)

There are currently 4,777 people hospitalised for Covid-19 (last Friday 5,693), representing a 3.84% occupation of hospital beds across Spain (4.59%). 689 are in intensive care (last Friday 851), representing 7.55% occupation of intensive care units (ICUs) by Covid patients across the country (9.31%).

The official figure for the total number of Coronavirus-related deaths since the start of the pandemic on Friday 11 March is now 101,135 – an increase of 722 since last Friday’s figure of 100,413. The previous week’s increase had been 1,003.

Incidence rate per region

The current incidence rate for each region on Friday 11 March is as follows:

  • 854 in the Canary Islands (last Friday: 868)
  • 802 in Galicia (722)
  • 750 in Extremadura (572)
  • 600 in Catalonia (659)
  • 536 in Murcia (667)
  • 523 in La Rioja (571)
  • 468 in Navarra (486)
  • 452 in Castilla y León (479)
  • 447 in Aragón (508)
  • 415 in Cantabria (491)
  • 415 in Asturias (473)
  • 416 in the Balearic Islands (391)
  • 414 in the Basque Country (402)
  • 323 in the Valencia Region (430)
  • 267 in Andalusia (276)
  • 224 in Madrid (268)
  • 198 in Castilla La Mancha (269)
  • 306 in Ceuta (369)
  • 221 in Melilla (238)
Vaccination waiting area in Valencia. (GVA.es)
From our archive: vaccinations in Valencia. (GVA.es)

Covid-19 Vaccinations in Spain

Latest figures (with data collated up to Thursday 10 March) show that Spain has administered 93,346,089 jabs of the Covid vaccine. 38,971,798 people have now been fully vaccinated, which is 82.7% of the total population (92.9% of the population aged over 12). A further 24,114,643 ‘booster’ jabs have also been administered. 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. ALSO READ: Spain approves Covid booster jabs for all adults aged over 18.

On 15 December, Spain also started its campaign of administering jabs against Covid-19 to children aged 5-11. Also read: Spain starts vaccinating 5-11 year olds against Covid.

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