To date, there are a total of 441,134 recovered patients and 456,203 accumulated cases of COVID-19 in Panama.
After reporting a total of 676 new cases of COVID
-19 in the last 24 hours, Panama raised its number of infections to 456,203, according to the epidemiological report of the Ministry of Health.
Meanwhile, 4 new deaths were reported, totaling 7,043 deaths from this virus in the country. The fatality rate remains at 1.5%.
10,388 new tests were carried out to detect COVID
-19, for a percentage of positivity of 6.5%.
There are a total of 441,134 recovered and 8,026 active cases.
Of the total active cases, there are 7,644 people are in isolation, of which 7,415 are at home and 229 in hotels; while 382 patients are hospitalized, of them 284 in ward and 98 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%.