Another day of good news. The cumulative incidence (IA) of the Coronavirus continues descending. This Wednesday is already at 41.45 cases per 100,000 inhabitants, after a drop of almost five points in the last 48 hours. This means that Spain is at low risk. It also decreases slightly (2.44 points) the indicator within seven days, key to detect rapid trend changes (17.97). Also according to this last figure, since it is less than 25, Spain would already be considered as a country with low risk as regards Covid-19.
The number of contagions has also decreased in recent days: they are 2,758 new, more than 1,000 less than those that were reported on Monday. Mortality follows the same trend and continues descending, since healing has notified 42 new deaths on Wednesday, seven less than Monday, and 15 less than a week ago. Thus, according to the ministry, we have already occurred 86,869 deaths in Spain since the pandemic began.
By communities, the most affected territories are Catalonia, with an AI of 68.11; Cantabria (62,79) and Melilla (59.72). On the contrary, the most unknown are Galicia again (15,95), Asturias (16,88), Castilla y León (27,35) and Andalusia (28,97).
From hospitals today, good news arrives equally. The global occupation falls to 1.57%, with 34 admitted less than Monday; And in ICU itself happens, the percentage falls down a bit, standing at 5.33% (486 patients covid, 21 less than Monday) occur.
According to the global occupation of the beds in hospitals, being less than two, Spain would already be a country in the so-called new normality, but if the occupation is observed in UCI, being even greater than 5, this would indicate that Spain is Still a country with low risk. On the other hand, the positivity meter of the tests carried out (2.13%), also aimed at Spain has already entered the new normality, since it is less than four.
Communities with greater pressure by Coronavirus in the ICU remain Madrid (10.82%), Basque Country (8.23%), Catalonia (8.17%) and La Rioja (7.55%). On the opposite side, the most unknown are Ceuta and Melilla, without entering UCI, Extremadura (0.53%), Galicia (0.81%) and Murcia (2.16%).
As always, we remember that these data only reflect the occupation of beds for Covid patients. To calculate the actual occupation, those patients who are entered by other pathologies and surgeries would be added. The European countries most affected by the virus are Romania, with an incidence of 804.4; United Kingdom (745.4) and Turkey (498.1). The countries with the lowest data are Spain (41,45), Poland (54.8) and Italy (65.1).Updated Date: 15 October 2021, 16:59