SANTA CRUZ DE TENERIFE, Sep 8 (EUROPA PRESS) –
The Ministry of Health of the Government of the Canary Islands communicates this Wednesday 123 new cases of coronavirus COVID-19 with which the total of accumulated cases in the Canary Islands is 93,006, with 9,344 active (-1,227), of which 60 are admitted to ICU ( -1) and 302 remain hospitalized (-30).
In the last 24 hours, two people have died: a 50-year-old man in Tenerife and another 66-year-old man in La Palma, both with previous pathologies and admitted to the hospital, bringing the death toll to 956 since the pandemic started.
By islands, Tenerife today adds 51 cases with a total of 44,675 accumulated cases and 5,045 epidemiologically active cases; Gran Canaria has 35,577 accumulated cases, 45 more than the previous day and 3,976 active.
Lanzarote adds four new cases with 6,640 accumulated and 48 epidemiologically active; Fuerteventura has 4,174 accumulated cases with 20 more cases than the previous day and 246 active.
La Palma does not add new cases and has 1,087 accumulated and 14 active cases; El Hierro also does not register new positives, so its accumulated are 451 and its assets, six. For its part, La Gomera adds three new cases, so there are 401 accumulated and nine active.
The Accumulated Incidence at 7 days in the Canary Islands stands at 40.99 cases per 100,000 inhabitants and at 14 days at 96.65 cases per 100,000 inhabitants.
Until this Wednesday, a total of 2,039,093 diagnostic tests have been carried out in the archipelago, with 5.96% positive, 28,680 of them in the last week.
33 CASES LESS THAN LAST WEDNESDAY
The data notified this Wednesday represents a decrease of 33 positives compared to last Wednesday, when 156 new infections were reported and in the last 37 days there has been a continuous decrease in the number of cases.