Coronavirus update: New cases are generally younger asymptomatic people

2020/07/12 09:42:48 Written by Canarian Weekly National

After 28 days with no deaths from coronavirus, 4 new infections have been declared: 2 in Gran Canaria, 1 in Fuerteventura and 1 in Lanzarote which is a resident returning from Mexico.

Active cases have increased from 59 to 73 in less than two weeks which is 23%, and the trend is in younger asymptomatic people.

According to the latest data from the Ministry of Health the Canary Islands now has:

Deaths: 0 for 28 days
Total deaths: 162
New cases: 4
Total cases: 2,459
Discharges in last 24 hours: 0
Total discharges: 2,224
Active cases: 73

Of the active cases: 72 are at home/isolation, none are in a hospital ward, and 1 is in Intensive Care.


BY DECLARATION OF LOCATION OF THE CASE:
The split of the figures can vary slightly depending on whether they are recorded by place of residence, or where the case was recorded, ie where the person was when it happened, but the totals are still the same.
We use location of the case as the person is physically in that place.

Active cases by islands are as follows:
31 in Fuerteventura;
24 in Tenerife;
12 in Gran Canaria;
6 in Lanzarote;
0 in La Palma;
0 in La Gomera;
0 in El Hierro.

The deaths by islands are as follows:
114 in Tenerife
40 in Gran Canaria;
5 in Lanzarote;
3 in La Palma;
0 in Fuerteventura;
0 in La Gomera;
0 in El Hierro.

Deaths by age group:
Over 80: 76 deaths
70-79: 47 deaths
60-69: 22 deaths
50-59: 10 deaths
40-49: 3 deaths
30-39: 4 deaths

Total cases by islands are as follows:
1,609 in Tenerife;
614 in Gran Canaria;
89 in La Palma;
82 in Lanzarote;
57 in Fuerteventura;
7 in La Gomera;
1 in El Hierro.

Total discharges by islands are as follows:
1,471 in Tenerife;
562 in Gran Canaria;
86 in La Palma;
71 in Lanzarote;
26 in Fuerteventura;
7 in La Gomera;
1 in El Hierro.