The rate of coronavirus infections and hospitalizations continues to decline in the Comunitat, which in the last 24 hours registered 221 infections and 698 admissions compared with 349 new cases and 744 admissions, respectively, on the previous day. Persons in ICU due to Covid-19 have also decreased, down to 178. compared to 191 last Tuesday. The tragic figure of deaths stands at 38 peoplethe same number as yesterday.
The total number of positives in the Comunitat stands at 382,140 people. By provinces, the distribution of new positives is as follows: 39 in Castellón (39,007 in total), 73 in Alicante (143,839 in total) and 108 in the province of Valencia (199,290). In addition, there is one new unassigned case, bringing the total number of unassigned cases to 4, at the moment there are 5,278 active cases.which represents 1.34% of the total number of positive cases.
Since the last update, 509 patients with coronavirus have been discharged. Thus, there are now 381,390 people in the Comunitat Valenciana who have overcome the disease. since the pandemic began. By provinces, the discharges are distributed as follows: 39,235 in Castellón, 142,951 in Alicante and 199,146 in Valencia, plus 58 unassigned.
Valencian hospitals have, at present, 698 people admitted: 52 in the province of Castellón, with 7 patients in ICU; 308 in the province of Alicante, 81 of them in ICU; and 338 in the province of Valencia, 90 of them in ICU.
The total number of deaths since the beginning of the pandemic is 6,949 people: 769 in the province of Castellón, 2,614 in the province of Alicante and 3,566 in the province of Valencia.
The Valencian Community has administered a total of 440,682 doses of the vaccine against the coronavirus. By provinces, 53,356 in Castellón, 155,165 in Alicante and 232,161 in Valencia. Both doses have been received by 125,319 people.
Situation in residences
Since the last update, positive cases in residences for the elderly have been reduced to 33 (3 in the province of Castellón, 9 in the province of Alicante and 21 in the province of Valencia), 6 centres for functional diversity (1 in the province of Alicante and 5 in the province of Valencia) and 2 centres for minors (1 in the province of Valencia and 1 in the province of Alicante).
Specifically, there are four new positive residents, no worker has registered contagion while there are seven deceased residents. Currently, 15 residences in the Comunitat are under active surveillance of sanitary control. Valenciana: 2 in the province of Castellón, 5 in the province of Alicante and 8 in the province of Valencia.