As of the evening of may 19 in Spain coronavirus by polymerase chain reaction confirmed in 232 037 people, reported the Ministry of health of the country.
In recent days the coronavirus found from 295 people.
From coronavirus infection in the country died 27 778 patients, including 83 over the last 24 hours. Thus, the third consecutive day in the country to record less than 100 deaths per day.
Data on the number recovered in the Ministry of health did not provide a report, but, as noted by the public broadcaster RTVE, the infection is already cured 150 376 of Spaniards and 53 883 continue to hurt.
In parallel with the PCR test, which in the human body identify the virus in the country are testing for antibodies. Given two types of tests in Spain confirmed 278 803 case of the coronavirus, but the report the Ministry of health provides data only by PCR testing.
Authorities believe that actually coronavirus infection was able to recover approximately 2.3 million people in the country. According to the study, which started in late April, about 26% of those with coronavirus Spaniards 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. At the end of June, the Spanish government plans to restore domestic tourism and to open its borders to foreign tourists.
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 than 4.8 million people, more than 319,2 thousand of them died, and 1.8 million recovered.
Spain now ranks fifth in the world in the number of infected residents and deaths.