A mass screening session for the virus. File photograph. / ÑITO SALAS

Covid incidence rate in Andalucía drops below 200 for the first time in two months

The region has also registered 1,095 new coronavirus infections and 29 deaths in the Junta de Andalucía's daily update

EUROPA PRESS

Andalucía has registered a total of 1,095 new coronavirus infections this Friday, 3 September, a decrease of 134 compared to the day before and 603 fewer than those reported seven days ago.

According to data from the Andalusian Institute of Cartography and Statistics (IECA), the region has also added 29 Covid-19 deaths, four more than Thursday and one more than a week ago.

The cumulative incidence rate for the disease stands at 194.3 cases per 100,000 inhabitants, a rate that had not been registered in the region since 5 July, when it was 192.3. It is 15.8 down in a day and 75.7 fewer than seven days ago.

The 1,095 infections this Friday are registered after the 1,229 on Thursday, 949 on Wednesday, 980 on Tuesday, 1,359 on Monday and Sunday (48 hours), 1,514 on Saturday and the 1,698 positives last Friday.

By provinces, Seville continues as the one with the most cases with 291 cases, followed by Malaga with 252, Almeria with 129, Cadiz with 112, Granada with 89, Huelva with 84, Jaén with 74 and Cordoba with 64.

Regarding the 29 deaths registered in the last 24 hours, 16 were recorded in Seville, five in Malaga, three in Jaén and Granada and one each in Cadiz and Cordoba. Huelva and Almería have not registered any Covid deaths in the last 24 hours.