There are a total of 4,033 active COVID-19 cases, of which 3,565 are in home isolation.
After reporting a total of 250 new cases of COVID
-19 in the last 24 hours, Panama raised its number of infections to 464,288, according to the epidemiological report of the Ministry of Health, 19 September 2021.
Meanwhile, 2 new deaths were reported, totaling 87,172 deaths from this virus in the country. The fatality rate has remained at 1.5%, for several weeks.
5,046 new tests were carried out to detect COVID
-19, for a percentage of positivity of 4.8%.
There are a total of 4,033 active cases.
Of the total active cases, 3,725 people are in isolation, of which 3,565 are at home and 160 in hotels; while 308 patients are hospitalized, of them 244 in ward and 64 in intensive care.
Despite the fact that Panama is in the process of vaccination against COVID
-19, the use of masks continues to be essential as they represent protection above 80%.