By Diane Burke • 17 June 2021 • 12:12
THE Territorial Committee for High Impact Public Health Alerts of Malaga established this Wednesday, June 16, that the health district of La Vega has changed to level one of the health alert, so the entire province is back at that level.
As reported by La Opinion de Malaga, Malaga and Almeria are the only Andalucian provinces that have all their health districts in level one of the health alert, according to the data. Specifically, in Malaga, the La Vega health district has a cumulative incidence rate in two weeks per 100,000 inhabitants of 176.1, compared to 302.2 the previous week, so after 14 days at level two, the district is now back to level one. The rest of the health districts in the province of Malaga continue to be at level one.
On the other hand, the health district of the Costa del Sol increases its cumulative incidence rate in 14 days per 100,000 inhabitants, which from 166.7 last Wednesday, June 9, stands at 182.1. The Malaga district also rises, going from 136.1 to the current 143.5. Although, it has not been decided to restrict mobility in any municipality of the province. The province of Malaga, for its part, registers an accumulated incidence of 156.8, which represents a decrease compared to the previous week when it stood at 161.0. The capital, for its part, places the rate at 152.6.
As for the deceased and infected, in the last 24 hours, there has been one fatality as a result of the virus, in the municipal district of the capital while the infected cases amount to more than 260. In the last seven days, almost 1,500 confirmed positives, which is an average record that has remained almost unchanged for two weeks.
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Diane is from Limerick, Ireland and has previously lived in Seville. Having graduated with a Masters in Journalism and Public Relations she has a keen interest in digital media. As well as her passion for news, she enjoys learning about human psychology, practising pilates and has a soft spot for tapas!
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