In Panama there are a total of 367,991 recovered patients and 7,563 active COVID-19 cases, of which 6,750 are in home isolation.
After reporting a total of 827 new cases of COVID
-19 in the last 24 hours, Panama raised its number of infections to 381,949, according to the epidemiological report of the Ministry of Health.
Meanwhile, 6 new deaths were reported, totaling 6,395 deaths from this virus in the country. The fatality rate remains at 1.7%.
12,239 new tests were carried out to detect COVID
-19, for a percentage of positivity of 6.7%.
There are a total of 367,991 recovered patients and 7,563 active cases.
Of the total active cases, there are 7,135 people are in isolation, of which 6,750 are at home and 385 in hotels; while 428 patients are hospitalized, of them 360 in ward and 68 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%.