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The Basque Country registers eleven deaths and 114 hospitalized by Covid-19 in the last week

The Basque Country has registered eleven deaths due to Covid-19 in the last week, three more than in the previous seven days. The number of hospitalized people has increased by two patients, up to 114 and, of these, five remain in the ICU.

According to data from the latest bulletin on the epidemiological situation of covid-19 from the Basque Government Department of Health, corresponding to the week between September 19 and 25, 884 new positives have been registered, 103 more than in the seven previous days, and the rate of cases in relation to the diagnostic tests carried out (12,308) has increased almost one point, to 7.2 percent (6.3 percent a week ago).

In the population over 60 years of age, which concentrates more than half of the tests carried out (6,274), the new positives reach 600, 101 more than the previous week, with which the incidence rate is 163.41 for each 100,000 inhabitants in 14 days, 16 points more.