If last week, in 7 days, 1,656 Covid positives were counted in Tarragona, this week and in just 4 days this figure is close to 1,000 infections. Specifically, Salut notifies, from Tuesday to today, 941 new cases in the province.
Of these, 795 are from residents of Camp de Tarragona and 146 from Terres de l’Ebre, where the figure of 50,000 positives has been exceeded since the start of the pandemic. Thus, since March 2020, 236,689 people from Tarragona have passed the coronavirus (186,654 in the Camp and 50,035 in the Ebre).
As for the deaths accumulated since last May 3, Salut has no record of any death in the province. Thus, the accumulated number of deceased remains the same as in the previous count with 1,618 people in the province (1,374 in Camp and 244 in Ebre).
Transmission slows down
As for the Rt (speed of reproduction of the virus), today it adds 0.98 points in the Camp de Tarragona compared to the 1.03 registered last Tuesday. In the Ebre it also fell compared to last week, falling from 1.08 points to 0.87.
Regarding the risk of regrowth, this rises in the Camp de Tarragona, which goes from 345 points 4 days ago to 417 today. In Terres de l’Ebre, on the other hand, it fell and went from 271 to 251 points.
Almost a hundred hospitalized
The income marker rises very slightly compared to last week. There are currently 92 people who require hospital care in the province, 8 more than 7 days ago. Of these, 70 are in Camp de Tarragona and 22 in Terres de l’Ebre.
As for the people admitted to the Intensive Care Units in the hospitals of Catalonia, there are currently 31 patients in a serious situation, 2 less than in the previous count.