SANTA CRUZ DE TENERIFE, Dec. 30 (EUROPA PRESS) –
The Ministry of Health of the Government of the Canary Islands reports that since the last data update last Friday, 792 new positives for covid-19 have been recorded in the archipelago among people over 60 years of age, which is the population group to which monitors him after the acute phase of the pandemic has passed.
Therefore, the accumulated number of coronavirus cases among this group amounts to 106,517 people in the Canary Islands.
Thus, the Accumulated Incidence for this age group at fourteen days stands at 308.90 cases per 100,000 inhabitants and at seven days at 154.45.
Currently, in the archipelago there are 139 people admitted for coronavirus, of which seventeen are in the ICU and the rest, 122, on the ward.
On the other hand, in the last seven days there have been twelve deaths, nine of which took place in Gran Canaria and three in Tenerife.
All the cases, aged between 59 and 97 years, had previous pathologies and were hospitalized.
The Ministry of Health reports that since August 12, and in compliance with the Resolution of August 5 of the General Directorate of Public Health of the Ministry of Health, the calculation of beds occupied by patients with covid-19 takes into account the number of beds occupied by patients presenting with pneumonia or acute respiratory infection or other pathology that is considered attributable to a SARS-CoV-2 infection.