For the last day in Spain from the coronavirus passed away 138 people, said may 15, the Ministry of health of the country.
This is one of the lowest levels since early March, reported the newspaper El País. Less deaths (123) was recorded only on may 11. On the eve of Spain from the infection died 217 people.
The total number of victims of the epidemic in Spain increased to 27 459.
In General, the coronavirus by polymerase chain reaction confirmed in 230 183 of the Spaniards, including 549 for the last day (the country is also testing for antibodies, but the results do not take into account in your daily statistics). Almost one in five infected in the country (50 455) – a medical worker. From coronavirus disease was cured 144 783 Spaniard.
Authorities believe that actually coronavirus infection was able to recover some 2.3 million Spaniards. According to the study, which started in late April, about 26% of coronavirus-infected residents were asymptomatic carriers.
On may 6, the Spanish Parliament for the fourth time the so-called extended alarm condition (the lowest, the third level of emergency). It will run until 24 may. But since the end of April in connection with the improvement of the epidemiological situation of power weaken quarantine.
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, worldwide coronavirus infected more of 4.44 million people, more than 302, 4 thousand of them died, and 1.58 million recovered.
Spain is now ranked fourth in the world in the number of infected and the fifth – the number of deaths.