Note that the tests performed today, April 6, are 55,179 (PCR: 20,419, RAPID: 34,760) and the positivity (PCR + Rapid) is at 6.24%.
The announcement of EODY:
The new laboratory-confirmed cases of the disease recorded in the last 24 hours are 3,445, of which were identified after checks at the country’s gates. The total number of cases is 285,015 (daily change + 1.2%), of which 51.4% are men. Based on the confirmed cases of the last 7 days, 94 are considered to be related to travel from abroad and 2,711 are related to an already known case.
The 𝑅𝑡 for the territory is estimated at 0.96 (95% Crl: 0.4 – 1.54)
The new deaths of patients with COVID-19 are 75, while since the beginning of the epidemic a total of 8,607 deaths have been recorded. 95.6% had underlying disease and / or age 70 years and older.
The number of patients treated by intubation is 749 (65.6% men). Their median age is 68 years. 84.1% have underlying disease and / or age 70 years and older. Since the beginning of the pandemic, 1,805 patients have been discharged from the ICU.
The admissions of new patients Covid-19 in the hospitals of the territory are 524 (daily change-0.38%). The average seven-day admission is 517 patients. The median age of cases is 44 years (range 0.2 to 105 years), while the median age of death is 79 years (range 0.2 to 103 years).