This Wednesday the Ministry of Health has registered 17,384 new cases of coronavirus, through the data notified by the Autonomous Communities. Putting the country back in a scenario of extreme risk, by placing the cumulative incidence at 252.16 positives per 100,000 inhabitants.
Throughout Spain, the number of patients admitted for the coronavirus has reached the 2,829. In ICUs, the figure is 598, having produced, to date, about 598 admissions and 380 discharges. The bed occupancy rate for Covid 19 is 2.35%, while in ICUs it is 6.55%.
Regarding these new updates, Carolina Darias, Minister of Health, has warned the results that as infections increase, the danger that older people who have not developed immunity may end up with a serious development of the disease.
He has also stated that although many young people are asymptomatic, it does not mean that they lower their guard, since the incidence in lThe population aged 20 to 29 has risen to 96.55 cases.
By autonomous communities the situation has been varied. The Madrid's community has reported not having no deceased because of the pandemic since yesterday. However, between Tuesday and Wednesday of this week it has had around 1,833 positive cases. Castilla la Mancha it has added 271 new cases in its last 24 hours. Y Basque Country it has reached 200 cases per 100,000 inhabitants.