This is the rolling coronavirus story for Tuesday 10 August 2021
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Stats for the last 24 hours - 332 more cases and 3 more deaths
Almería once again exceeds 300 positives in 24 hours and adds three deaths
Health adds 24 more hospitalized to the total and four patients in ICU
The coronavirus does not give truce to the province and, if yesterday it left the best Monday in recent weeks after adding just over 160 positives on average on Saturday and Sunday, today it once again exceeds the 300 positives detected in just 24 hours in Almería and adds another three deceased covid patients.
The daily update of the Covid Portal of the Ministry of Health and Families at the Institute of Statistics and Cartography of Andalusia leaves bad feelings again in the Almeria province, where 332 new coronavirus infections have been diagnosed, bringing the total number of cases to 65,036 detected in Almería since March 2020.
With these 332 positives, the province improves the data of last Tuesday, August 3, when there were 543 cases of covid, and also those of July 27, when 627 were detected. On these two occasions, according to Health, the great The increase in positives was due to the count of cases diagnosed during the weekend and that in some districts such as Almeria they had not been added until Tuesday. On the contrary, today's data represent a slight increase if compared with those of three weeks ago, on Tuesday, July 20, when they were 316.
For its part, the death count has increased considerably this Tuesday, when Health has added three more patients with coronavirus who have lost their lives in recent hours, which leaves the total number of deaths caused by the pandemic at 863.
Likewise, the situation in Almeria hospitals maintains the concern of the health authorities, since the Covid Portal collects an increase of 24 hospitalized patients in Torrecárdenas, Poniente and La Inmaculada, of which four have needed to be admitted to an Intensive Care bed. On the other hand, at the moment it is not known what the current number of admitted to Almería is, a figure that Health will offer around noon.
The epidemiological report also includes that 259 people from Almeria who remained infected have recovered in the last 24 hours, which already leaves a total of 57,150 people with the epidemiological discharge in the province, which does not prevent the number of active cases from increasing again , that is, of people who are now infected, which in Almería is 7,023.
As for the global data of the autonomous community, Andalusia today has managed to lower than 4,000 infections by adding a total of 3,418 cases, less than the 4,459 of the same day last week, according to data from the IECA, which counts 28 deaths , the worst data since May 11, when they were 54.
On the other hand, the community's cumulative incidence rate has dropped for the seventh time after 33 days of consecutive increases and stands at 563 per 100,000 inhabitants in the last 14 days, 2.6 points less in 24 hours and 34, 6 points less in a week.
El Ejido now has 521.7 cases (approximately 45 more than yesterday) per 100,000 inhabitants based on the 14 day average (red for increase; blue for decrease)
Poniente Region now has 536.1 cases (approximately 24 more than yesterday) per 100,000 inhabitants based on the 14 day average (red for increase; blue for decrease)
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81.3% of people in Andalucía have had at least 1 vaccination - 0.6% more than the last published value
66.3% of people in Andalucía have been vaccinated completely - 0.5% more than the last published value
79.7% of people in Spain have had at least 1 vaccination - 0.3% more than the last published value
68.3% of people in Spain have been vaccinated fully - 0.4% more than the last published value