So far the country accumulates 436,475 infections, 12,505 active cases and 6,833 deaths due to COVID-19.
Panama reported this Sunday, August 1, about 820 new cases of COVID-19, which raised the accumulated infections to 436,475.
The epidemiological report of the Ministry of Health ( Minsa
) detailed that in the last hours there were 10 new deaths; which increased to 6,833 deaths from coronavirus in the country. The lethality of the virus is 1.6%.
The number of recovered is presented at 417,137 and active cases are set at 12,505.
From this last statistic, the authorities specified that there are 11,627 people confined to their homes and 342 are staying in hospital hotels.
While in hospital wards there are 431 patients and 105 are confined in intensive care units victims of COVID-19.
In the last 24 hours the Minsa
has applied 10,305 tests, and maintains a positivity percentage of 7.9%.