According to According to the Minsal report for this Sunday, November 13, 5,575 new cases of covid-19 were registered, with a positivity rate of 15.1% in the last 24 hours at the national level. Of the total infections, 2,814 correspond to symptomatic people and 800 do not present symptoms.
The Ministry of Health reported 5,575 new cases of covid-19, with a positivity of 15.1% in the last 24 hours nationwide, with 35,080 tests, PCR and antigen tests.
Of the total cases, 2,814 correspond to symptomatic people and 800 do not present symptoms. In addition, 1,961 Positive PCR tests were registered that were not notified.
It was also reported that the new infections confirmed at the national level show an increase of 16% in the last week, while in the last 14 days the variation is 8%.
Meanwhile, two regions have decreased their confirmed cases in the last two weeks.
Active Case Finding
Of the 5,575 new cases, 47% are diagnosed by antigen test, 44% originate from active case finding (BAC) and 22% of those notified are asymptomatic.
As for the Metropolitan region, this presents 42% by antigen, 36% by BAC and 15% of the reported cases are asymptomatic.
According to the sampling, The regions with the highest positivity in the last week are O´Higgins, Metropolitana, Valparaíso and Antofagasta.
Meanwhile, the Atacama region has the highest current incidence rate per 100,000 inhabitants, followed by the Ñuble, Aysén and Los Ríos regions.
The total number of people who have been diagnosed with covid-19 in the country reaches 4,838,658.
Of this total, 17,480 patients are in the active stage, considering an isolation of 5 days from the onset of symptoms or from taking the test, according to the Open phase criteria. The recovered cases are 4,746,205.
Deceased and ICU
As for deaths, according to the information provided by the DEIS, in the last 24 hours there were They registered 25 deaths from causes associated with the coronavirus. The total number of deceased amounts to 62,008 in the country.
To date, 140 people are hospitalized in Intensive Care Units, of which 88 are supported by mechanical ventilation.
In relation to the Integrated Health Network, there are a total of 277 critical beds available for the patient who requires it, regardless of the region where they are located.
Regarding ICU beds, the system does not count the today with updated information. The value reflected is from the last report corresponding to Saturday, October 12.
Diagnostic capacity and Health Residences
Regarding the Laboratory Network and diagnostic capacity, the results were reported yesterday of 35,080 PCR exams and antigen tests, reaching a total of 46,580,283 analyzed nationwide to date.
The positivity for the last 24 hours in the Metropolitan region is 17.18%.
Regarding the Sanitary Residences, there are 14 accommodation facilities available, with a total of 919 beds . Real occupancy nationwide is 35%, leaving a total of 440 beds available for use.
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Official Figures 13 November