There are a total of 448,628 recovered patients and 5,490 active COVID-19 cases, of which 5,137 are in home isolation.
After reporting a total of 401 new cases of COVID
-19 in the last 24 hours, Panama raised its number of infections to 461,230, according to the epidemiological report of the Ministry of Health.
Meanwhile, 6 new deaths were reported, and 2 deaths from a previous date were updated, totaling 7,112 deaths due to this virus in the country. The fatality rate remains at 1.5%.
7,304 new tests were carried out to detect COVID
-19, for a percentage of positivity of 5.4%.
There are a total of 448,628 recovered and 5,490 active cases.
Of the total active cases, there are 5,137 people are in isolation, of which 4,931 are at home and 206 in hotels; while 353 patients are hospitalized, of them 269 in ward and 84 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%.