The number of confirmed cases of infection with coronavirus in Spain increased to 227 436, announced the country’s Ministry of health on may 11.
In the last 24 hours coronavirus was identified from 373 people, and 123 patients died. The total number of victims of the epidemic in Spain is now 26 744.
The newspaper El País noted that for last days in Spain were registered the least number of deaths and new infections from the beginning of April, when, according to authorities, the epidemic in the country has reached a peak. Yesterday in Spain it was 143 death from the coronavirus, the day before – 179. The largest number of deaths per day – 950 – was recorded on 2 April, then began a gradual decline.
With the beginning of the outbreak in Spain in hospitalization needed 122 971 a patient with a coronavirus infection, 257 people were taken to hospitals in recent days.
From coronavirus disease is already cured 137 139 Spaniards, accounting for 60.2 per cent of the total number of confirmed cases of infection.
At the end of April in connection with the improvement of the epidemiological situation, the Spanish authorities began to loosen the quarantine. April 26, children under 14 years old allowed to walk an hour a day accompanied by an adult. On may 2 adults allowed to go for walks and play sports on the street during certain hours morning and evening.
On may 6, the country’s Parliament for the fourth time the so-called extended alarm condition (the lowest, the third level of emergency). It will run until 24 may.
Flash coronavirus infection COVID-19 began in late 2019 in China. March 11, 2020, the world health organization declared the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.
According to data from the American Johns Hopkins University, the total number of infected people in the world exceeded 4.1 million people, including more than 282 thousand died and 1.4 million recovered.