The Canary Islands start the year with 3,033 new infections and two deaths

    438 people are hospitalized for covid, 62 of them in critical units

    The islands start the new year with 3,033 new positive cases of covid-19 and two deaths. This has been communicated by Health in a press release in which it explains that the data are porvisional until they are validated by Public Health next Monday.

    The total number of accumulated cases in the Canary Islands is 156,505 with 47,334 active, of which 62 are admitted to UC I (two less than the previous day) and 376 remain hospitalized (fifteen more than the previous day). In the last hours, the death of two people in Tenerife has been reported, pending validation by Public Health. If confirmed in the Canary Islands, 1,142 people would have died from covid-19 since the pandemic began.

    The Accumulated Incidence at 7 days in the Canary Islands stands at 1,129.25 cases per 100,000 inhabitants and at 14 days in 1,861.39 cases per 100,000 inhabitants.

    By islands, Tenerife today adds 1,328 cases with a total of 78,825 accumulated cases and 26,841 epidemiologically active cases; Gran Canaria has 55,692 accumulated cases, 1,100 more than the previous day and 14,776 active. Lanzarote adds 225 new cases with 10,549 accumulated and 2,018 epidemiologically active; La Palma adds 220 new positives for which it has 2,594 accumulated and 1,040 assets. Fuerteventura has 7,306 accumulated cases, with 113 new cases and 2,285 active La Gomera adds 22new cases, so it has 855 and its assets are 216 and El Hierro adds 25 new positives, so its accumulated are 677 and it has 154 active cases.

    To date, a total of 2,768,728 diagnostic tests have been carried out in the Islands, of which 14,127 correspond to yesterday.

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