This is the rolling coronavirus story for Wednesday 30 December 2020
Stats for that last 24 hours - 140 more cases and 1 more death
Almería doubles the positives of the last day and adds another death from coronavirus
The deceased is a resident of the capital under the age of 70
Almería doubles the positives of the last day on New Year's Eve. According to the latest update of the Covid Portal of the Junta de Andalucía, there are 140 more cases in the last 24 hours (until seven in the morning) detected through PDIA (antigen test and PCR) compared to the 74 notified in the day Tuesday. Likewise, we must regret a new death, a common trend in this December, in which there have only been three days in which no deaths have been reported due to Covid-19.
As for the hospitalized, five more people have been admitted to centers in the province, one of them in the Intensive Care Unit. On the other hand, 21 people have received the epidemiological discharge.
In this way, the coronavirus cases that remain active in the Almeria geography this December 30 are 2,691: the difference between the 21,386 confirmed cases and the sum of deaths (288 to date) and recovered (18,407). Just a week ago, on December 23, the active cases were 3,233.
Regarding the deceased, always according to the figures of the Andalusian Institute of Statistics and Cartography, it is a man, a resident of Almería capital, belonging to the age group of 65 to 69 years.
Town to town
Regarding the incidence of the virus in the different towns of Almería, 140 infections have been reported in 28 towns of the province.
In the Almería health district there have been 67 positives: 40 of them in Almería capital, 13 in Níjar, 3 in Carboneras, 3 in Pechina, 2 in Íllar, 2 in Huércal de Almería and the remaining four in Benahadux, Gádor, Rioja and Viator.
In the Levante-Alto Almanzora health district, 44 more cases have been reported in the last 24 hours: 13 in Vélez Rubio, 7 in Vera, 6 in Pulpí, 5 in Huércal-Overa, 3 in Serón, 3 in Albox, 2 in Turre and the other five in Arboleas, Chirivel, Los Gallardos, Macael and Olula del Río.
As for the Poniente health district, 29 cases have been registered: 8 in Roquetas de Mar, 8 in Vícar, 5 in El Ejido, 4 in Adra, 2 in Berja and 2 in La Mojonera.
Cases in Andalusia and hospitalized
In the total count of Andalusia, the community has registered this December 30, New Year's Eve, the highest number of infections in December, 1,414, with 17 deaths.
In this way, Almería is the fifth Andalusian province in which more cases have been detected in the last day. Of the total of 1,414 cases of Covid-19 in the community, aside from the 140 in Almería, there have been 269 in Seville, 238 in Cádiz, 233 in Malaga, 185 in Jaén, 129 in Granada, 120 in Córdoba and 100 in Huelva.
In the section of hospitalized in the province, after 5 admissions in this last day, at the moment, Almería has 91 hospitalizations, of which 27 are in Intensive Care.
In the rest of the community, this is the situation: Cádiz: 172 hospitalizations, of which 31 in ICU; Córdoba: 105 hospitalizations, of which 21 in ICU; Granada: 186 hospitalizations, of which 50 in ICU; Huelva: 48 hospitalizations, of which 8 in the ICU; Jaén: 125 hospitalizations, of which 23 in ICU; Malaga: 152 hospitalizations, of which 18 in ICU; and Seville: 143 hospitalizations, of which 36 in ICU.
Cumulative stats from the Almería 360 site