This is the rolling coronavirus story for Saturday 9 October 2021
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Stats for the province for the last 24 hours - 57 more cases and 1 more death
Almería adds one death from covid after 17 days and is the second with the most cases
In hospitals there are still more than 30 patients with coronavirus, of which 13 are in ICU
The coronavirus has left a new deceased today among infected patients and Almería already stands with 924 deaths from the disease after breaking a streak of 17 days in a row without the covid ending the life of some Almeria. A respite that has been maintained in the province since last September 22, when it was notified that it was, until today, the last death from covid, and that comes accompanied by a number of positives that places Almería as the second with the most infections detected in the last 24 hours.
In this way it is collected by the epidemiological report published by the Ministry of Health and Families of the Junta de Andalucía, where it is noted that in the province there have been 57 positives detected since early Friday, which means that only the Malaga region , with 72 infected, surpasses the bad data of Almería, which with almost 60 new infections already stands with 70,418 positives since the beginning of the pandemic.
And despite the fact that the incidence of the disease is falling in practically all the territories of the autonomous community, and also at the national level, the reality in hospitals still maintains the alert for coronavirus, because in the case of Almería, in Torrecárdenas, Poniente and La Inmaculada, there are still 31 patients with covid, of which 13 are in a more serious condition admitted to an intensive care bed. In the whole of the autonomous community, the Ministry of Health and Families reports that, currently, there are 224 patients confirmed with the virus who remain admitted to Andalusian hospitals, of which 68 are in ICU.
Finally, in the section of recovered patients, the good figures continue to grow and today there are 97 people from Almeria who have received the epidemiological discharge, which leaves the total of these at 68,719 and causes active cases to continue to decline, that is, the people who remain infected, which at the moment in Almería are 'only' 775, which is the lowest figure since the beginning of the fifth wave of the covid.
As for the autonomous community, Andalusia has added this Saturday a total of 236 positives, with Jaén, with only 3, as the province with the fewest cases. For its part, Seville has 37, Huelva with 26, Granada with 17, Córdoba with 13 and Cádiz with 11. On the other hand, the deceased in the province of Almería must be added another 10 deaths, seven in Seville, two in the region from Jaén and one in Córdoba.