Portugal registers 4.007 more cases and 39 deaths by Covid-19 in the last 24 hours

Health officials have registered 2.831 more hikes in the past 24 hours, bringing the total number of people free from the virus to 80.280.

Rafael Marchante / Reuters

Portugal has a total of 141.279 confirmed cases of Covid-19, plus 4.007 compared to the previous day, reveals the epidemiological bulletin of the Directorate-General for Health (DGS) released this Saturday, October 31th. The number of fatalities from the new coronavirus in the country has increased to 2.507, with an additional 39 fatalities in the last 24 hours.

DGS reveals that there are currently 63.327 cases registered in the North (over 1.900), 12.287 in the Center (over 552), 59.343 in Lisbon and Vale do Tejo (over 1.406), 2.779 in the Algarve (over 80), 369 cases in the Autonomous Region of Azores (three more), 440 in the Autonomous Region of Madeira (five more) and 2.734 cases in Alentejo (61 more).

There are currently 1.972 inpatients (over 45), of which 286 are in Intensive Care Units (over 11) and 80.280 cases recovered in Portugal, 2.831 more than those registered yesterday.

As for deaths, of the total of 2.507 deaths, 1.111 are registered in the North (plus 23), 314 in the Center (plus two), 992 in Lisbon and Vale do Tejo (plus 12), 28 in the Algarve (plus one), 15 in the Azores and 47 in the Alentejo (one more). There is no death from Covid-19 in Madeira.

There are currently 64.111 men and 77.168 women infected with the new coronavirus. In terms of deaths there are 1.287 men and 1.220 women. 64.514 people are under surveillance, 791 fewer than yesterday. There are still 58.492 active cases, 1.137 more than the one seen yesterday.

The age group with the highest number of cases is between 20 and 29 years old, with 11.377 men and 12.589 women, in a total of 23.966 cases. The greatest number of deaths is registered over 80 years, with 752 men and 926 women, in a total of 1.678 deaths.

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