Portugal totaled almost more than 45 thousand cases of covid-19 in the last 24 hours, during which 30 people died. The number of inpatients has increased considerably: there are 192 more patients in hospitals.
The bulletin of the Directorate-General for Health reports this Sunday 45,569 more infected compared to Saturday, which brings the total number of confirmed cases since March 2020 to 2,221,825. On the other hand, compared to yesterday, 10 recovered from the disease. 571 thousand people, with a total of more than 489 thousand patients with the active virus (approximately 35 thousand more than yesterday).
After four days with the number of new cases exceeding 50,000, today’s value represents a decline, but it is important to remember that this increase is common on Sundays and Mondays, given the lower number of diagnostic tests. to covid-19 over the weekend. Compared to last Sunday, when 32,271 infections were recorded, today’s number is higher.
North with 45% of new cases
As has been happening in recent days, most cases of 45% are concentrated in the North region, which adds up to 20,549 more infections. On the mainland, Lisbon and Vale do Tejo follow, with 13,303, the Center, with 6,954, the Algarve, with 1,716, and Alentejo, with 1,337. In Madeira, there are over 1005 infections and in the Azores 705.