This is the rolling coronavirus story for Wednesday 28 October 2020.
Stats for the last 24 hours - 187 cases and 1 more death
Almería touches 200 infections and reaches 150 deaths after a new deceased
The last 24 hours leave 5 more hospitalized, 4 in ICU, and 68 recovered
A new deceased in Huércal-Overa, a man belonging to the age group of 80 to 84 years, brings to 150 the fatalities caused by Covid-19 in the province of Almería since the beginning of the pandemic, as collects the Institute of Statistics and Cartography of Andalusia on its website.
According to data from the Andalusian Regional Government's Ministry of Health and Families, in the last 24 hours there have been about 200 new infected: specifically, there are 187 positives determined by PDIA (Active Infection Diagnostic Tests), which include all Covid-19 cases with active infection, confirmed by PCR technique or rapid antigen tests. In the global calculation, the figure rises to 195 taking into account the serological tests.
The report leaves another worrying figure: 5 new admissions to hospitals, 4 to the Intensive Care Unit (ICU). On the positive side, today there are 68 more people who have received the epidemiological discharge and have overcome the disease.
Regarding health districts, those 187 positives by PDIA are distributed practically evenly: 58 in the Almería Health District, 60 in Levante-Alto Almanzora and 68 in Poniente. In addition, there is a case in an unspecified Almeria municipality.
Therefore, as of October 28, there are 3,115 active cases; This is the difference between the total number of confirmed cases since the beginning of the pandemic -11,203 cases- and the sum of deaths (150) and recovered (7,938).
Data that arrives on the eve of a bridge in which, probably, there will be mobility restrictions in the autonomous community.
33 deaths throughout Andalusia
Regarding the total of the community, Andalusia sees an increase of +2,042 positives for coronavirus in the last day. Granada, Seville and Malaga are the ones with the most infections this day with 454, 335 and 316 respectively. They are followed by Jaén with 226, Córdoba with 201 and, behind Almería's 187, Huelva with 165 and Cádiz with 158.
The death toll today is very high: 33 new deaths, of which 11 have been recorded in Jaén, 9 in Seville and 8 in Granada. 2 people have died from Covid-19 in Córdoba and another 2 in Malaga, in addition to the deceased in Almería.
Hospitalized and outbreaks
Regarding the situation in hospitals, Almería is today the province with the lowest hospital pressure, with 67 hospitalizations, 12 of them in ICU. In the rest of Andalusia, this is the situation: in Cádiz there are 225 hospitalizations, of which 30 in ICU; in Córdoba, 222 hospitalizations, of which 26 in ICU; in Granada there are 558 hospitalizations, of which 75 in ICU; in Jaén there are 232 hospitalizations, of which 29 in ICU; Malaga reaches 237 hospitalizations, of which 37 are in the ICU, while in Seville there are currently 668 hospitalized people, of which 78 are in Intensive Care.
The Junta de Andalucía has also reported on the outbreaks. In the case of Almería, the one that occurred in the Santo Cristo del Bosque de Bacares residence is collected, which adds up to 18 cases: 13 residents and 5 workers.
7 and 14 days stats from today from Almería 360
As usual, see the tables in the Spanish article.
Cumulative stats from Almería 360