Covid update: Canaries has 116 new cases and one death in Tenerife

2020/11/21 08:04:55 Written by Canarian Weekly National

The curve is not yet being flattened as Tenerife had 74% of new cases again yesterday, and the Ministry of Health confirmed that the island has had the red traffic light restrictions extended until December 4th, although active cases did go down slightly as there were 129 medical discharges.

Friday saw the death of one more person from a Covid related death, a 91-year-old man in Tenerife, who was hospitalized with previous pathologies.

Since the pandemic began in the archipelago, 555,105 PCR tests have been carried out to detect coronavirus, with a 4.6% positivity rate.

Friday 20th November 2020:
New cases last 24 hours:
Total: 116
Tenerife: 86 (74%)
Gran Canaria: 21 (18%)
Lanzarote: 7
Fuerteventura: 1
La Palma: 1
La Gomera: 0
El Hierro: 0

Current Incidence rate (IA7):
Canary Islands: 37.52
Tenerife: 65.48
Fuerteventura: 22.24
Lanzarote: 21.67
Gran Canaria: 16.09
La Palma: 10.89
La Gomera: 9.30
El Hierro: 0.00

Covid patients in hospital: 199 (-1)
Covid patients in ICU: 45 (-1)
Home isolation: 3,887

Deaths last 24 hours: 1
Tenerife: 1 (172)
Total deaths: 317

Medical Discharges:
Total: 129
Tenerife: 112 (87%)
Fuerteventura: 10
Gran Canaria: 3
Lanzarote: 3
La Gomera: 1
La Palma: 0
El Hierro: 0

Total Active cases per island:
Total: 4,131 (-14)
Tenerife: 2,495 (-27)
Gran Canaria: 1,504 (+18)
Fuerteventura: 57 (-9)
Lanzarote: 55 (+4)
La Palma: 11 (+1)
La Gomera: 8 (-1)
El Hierro: 1 (-)

Municipalities with most current active cases:
1,278 in Las Palmas (Gran Canaria)
1,001 in Santa Cruz (Tenerife)
708 in La Laguna (Tenerife)
113 in Granadilla de Abona (Tenerife)
97 in Adeje (Tenerife)
94 in Arona (Tenerife)
82 in Puerto de La Cruz (Tenerife)
70 in Los Realejos (Tenerife)
56 in San Bartolome de Tirajana (Gran Canaria)
55 in Tacaronte (Tenerife)
54 in La Orotava (Tenerife)
50 in Arrecife (Lanzarote)
49 in Telde (Gran Canaria)
43 in Santa Lucia de Tirajana (Gran Canaria)
33 in Puerto del Rosario (Fuerteventura)
31 in Icod de Los Vinos (Tenerife)
23 in San Miguel de Abona (Tenerife)
23 in Guia de Isora (Tenerife)
19 in Guimar (Tenerife)
16 in Candelaria (Tenerife)