This is the rolling coronavirus story for Sunday 21 March 2021
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Stats for the last 24 hours - 130 more cases and no more deaths
The positives remain above 100 on the fifth day without deaths
Hospitals lower the pressure again, especially in the ICU, where there are four less 'covid'
At the gates of Holy Week, which will begin next Sunday, the province of Almería cannot considerably reduce the positives detected daily and in the last 24 hours it has once again exceeded one hundred infected, although it also celebrates its fifth today March day without having registered deaths.
The epidemiological part of the Ministry of Health and Families collects it this Sunday, when there have been 130 people from Almeria who have tested positive for covid since 07:00 on Saturday, which is the second consecutive day of decline in positives, since they were 140 on the eve. After the increase reported today, there are now 47,473 residents of the province who have tested positive for a PDIA test (antigen test or PCR) since March.
As for the deceased, Almería adds its fifth day of the month without registering new deaths among covid patients, something that had also occurred on March 5, 12, 14 and 15, so the total number of deaths from coronavirus in the province since the beginning of the pandemic.
The good news also reaches the hospitals in the province, because despite having seen 13 coronavirus patients admitted since Saturday, the number of currently admitted has dropped to 130 (yesterday there were 131) and up to 50 in The case of the Intensive Care units, from which a total of four patients have managed to leave at one time, since yesterday there were 54.
Likewise, today 179 more cured patients have been reported, a lower figure than those registered in the previous days, but which once again reduces the number of active cases in Almería by placing it above the new positives. Thus, there are currently 11,696 active cases among positives detected through PDIA tests, a higher figure if rapid tests are also counted, but the number of these is only updated by Health from Monday to Friday.
The autonomous community
In Andalusia this Sunday it has been achieved not to exceed 1,000 infected and 746 have been detected in the last 24 hours, with only two new deaths in this time, the lowest figure since September 27, when two were also registered.
Finally, the pressure in Andalusian hospitals is as follows: Cádiz (112 hospitalizations, of which 24 in ICU), Córdoba (82 hospitalizations, of which 21 in ICU), Granada (218 hospitalizations, of which 55 in ICU ), Huelva (25 hospitalizations, of which 8 in ICU), Jaén (83 hospitalizations, of which 13 in ICU), Malaga (178 hospitalizations, of which 34 in ICU) and Seville (185 hospitalizations, of which 54 in ICU).