Coronavirus update: Active cases drop again but tourist tests positive in La Graciosa

2020/07/30 08:32:47 Written by Canarian Weekly National

There have been 5 new cases of coronavirus in the last 24 hours: 4 in Tenerife and 1 in Gran Canaria, and 12 medical discharges: 8 in Fuerteventura, 3 in Gran Canaria and 1 in Tenerife.

It's now been confirmed that one of Lanzarote's active cases is a tourist from Cataluña who was detected in La Graciosa, who have managed to stay Covid free for six months.

In total Lanzarote currently has 11 active cases; seven immigrants from the boat that arrived on July 8th, the passenger who arrived from Mexico, two residents who returned to the island from the Ukraine and the Dominican Republic, and the tourist from La Graciosa who is in hospital.

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

Deaths: 0 for 46 days
Total deaths: 162
New cases: 5
Total cases: 2,621
Discharges in last 24 hours: 12
Total discharges: 2,298
Active cases: 161

Of the active cases: 147 are at home/isolation, 13 are in hospital wards, and 1 is in Intensive Care.

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:
84 in Tenerife;
43 in Fuerteventura;
23 in Gran Canaria;
11 in Lanzarote;
0 in La Gomera;
0 in La Palma;
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:
1,675 in Tenerife;
648 in Gran Canaria;
111 in Fuerteventura;
89 in La Palma;
89 in Lanzarote;
8 in La Gomera;
1 in El Hierro.

Total discharges by islands are as follows:
1,477 in Tenerife;
585 in Gran Canaria;
86 in La Palma;
73 in Lanzarote;
68 in Fuerteventura;
8 in La Gomera;
1 in El Hierro.