This is the rolling coronavirus story for Friday 23 October 2020.




 Stats for the last 24 hours - 205 more cases, 2 more deaths

Google translation:

Almería exceeds 200 positives in one day and adds two new deaths from covid

Bad day for the province, with five new hospitalized, one more in the ICU

The delegate of the Andalusian Government in Almería, Maribel Sánchez, had already warned this morning: "We are not calm about the data from Almería." And the daily part of the Ministry of Health has confirmed its worst prognoses and has installed uneasiness in the rest of Almeria, because after more than a month without exceeding the 200 positives reported in a single day, the province of Almería has seen how the last 24 hours have left 205 new cases of coronavirus.

This Friday's figure is reminiscent of the worst days of August and September, when the daily maximum was reached with 233 positives on September 1, and makes Almería today exceed 10,000 positives detected by Active Infection Diagnostic Tests, PCR and the new antigen test. As if that were not enough, the Covid death counter has also added two new cases in the last 24 hours and there are already 138 patients who have lost their lives since March.

With no respite from the pandemic, the province has also seen new hospital admissions increase today, with five more in the last hours and one in serious condition that has needed to be admitted to the Intensive Care Unit. Thus, the current hospital pressure in the province leaves 55 hospitalized, a slight decrease compared to this Thursday, when there were 58, the same thing that has happened in the ICU, where yesterday there were 15 and today there are 12.

Throughout the autonomous community, the burden on hospitals is distributed as follows: Cádiz (181 hospitalizations, of which 21 in ICU), Córdoba (168 hospitalizations, of which 16 in ICU), Granada (397 hospitalizations, of which 53 in ICU), Huelva (55 hospitalizations, of which 6 in ICU), Jaén (175 hospitalizations, of which 20 in ICU), Malaga (218 hospitalizations, of which 29 in ICU) and Seville (545 hospitalizations, of which than 62 in ICU).

As for the patients recovered in the last 24 hours, in Almería there have been 79, which brings the total of these to 7,654 of the more than 45,000 that already exist in Andalusia, where after today exceeding 3,500 positives, it now has 107,692 .
Latest 7 and 14 day data from Almería 360
As usual, see the tables in the article.
Cumulative data based on the information on Almería 360