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Coronavirus incidence rate rises in Andalucía to 48.9, the highest figure since September

Some 487 new infections and four Covid-19 deaths have been notified in the region in the last 24 hours


The Andalusian region has this Tuesday, 16 November, registered a total of 487 coronavirus infections in the last 24 hours, a figure higher than the 338 infections on Monday and the 289 a week ago. Five Covid-19 deaths have also been reported, more than the three on Monday but fewer than the nine last Tuesday.

According to data from the Junta’s Andalusian Institute of Statistics and Cartography (IECA), the 14-day cumulative incidence rate has increased 4.4 in the last day, and the coronavirus is found in 48.9 cases per 100,000 inhabitants, higher than the 37.2 points from last week.

The 487 positive infections this Tuesday are counted after the 338 on Monday and Sunday, 416 on Saturday, 439 on Friday, 467 on Thursday, 395 on Wednesday and the 289 last Tuesday.

Malaga province is the one with the most positive tests with 125, followed by Cordoba with 105, Almeria (60), Cadiz (57), Seville (45), Granada (43), Jaén (37) and Huelva with 15.

Regarding the coronavirus deaths, four were notified in Seville and one in Almeria province.

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