All the indicators related to covid-19 soared yesterday, 22,176 active people with the disease, 1,418 positive cases in the last 24 hours, 17 deaths reported in the same period and a positivity rate of 26.11%.
The data is contained in bulletin 115 issued yesterday by the General Directorate of Epidemiology, according to which the positivity rate is 26.11% and the fatality rate is 2.01%.
In public and private centers in Santo Domingo and Santiago, fewer and fewer beds are available in intensive care units. The authorities reported 235 people admitted yesterday.
Of the 22,176 active cases of covid-19, 1,418 are new, 3,639 are isolated in hospitals, 18,537 are isolated in their residences, while the total number of recoveries reported by Epidemiology amounts to 21,459 people.
The dead amount to 897 with 17 that were reported in the last 24 hours. Health authorities yesterday reported 189,391 PCR tests carried out, of these, in 24 hours 3,538 were processed. To date, 144,859 tests have been discarded.