SANTA CRUZ DE TENERIFE, Feb. 21 (EUROPE PRESS) –
The Canary Islands have registered 659 new cases of COVID-19, so the total accumulated cases in the Islands since the start of the pandemic is now 278,729, with 15,767 active, of which 53 are admitted to the ICU and 340 remain hospitalized.
Likewise, in the last few hours the death of two people has been reported in Tenerife. All had previous pathologies and were hospitalized. By statistical adjustment, one deceased falls on the island of Gran Canaria.
The Accumulated Incidence at 7 days in the Canary Islands stands at 267.70 cases per 100,000 inhabitants and at 14 days at 527.22 cases per 100,000 inhabitants. To date, a total of 3,219,983 diagnostic tests have been carried out on the Islands, of which 2,666 correspond to yesterday.
By islands, Tenerife today has 194 cases, with a total of 128,597 accumulated cases and 6,208 epidemiologically active cases; Gran Canaria has 103,985 accumulated cases, 376 more than the previous day, and 7,489 active cases; Lanzarote adds 33 new cases, with 19,306 accumulated and 384 epidemiologically active; Fuerteventura has 14,071 accumulated cases, with 44 new cases and 1,284 active ones.
La Palma adds 11 new positives, so it has 9,366 accumulated and 314 active; El Hierro adds a new case, so it has 1,724 accumulated and its assets are 26, and La Gomera does not add new positives, so its accumulated is 1,679 and it has 62 active cases.