Algarve had 5806 cases of Covid-19 in a week

In hospitals, the situation remains under control.

The Algarve registered 5806 cases of Covid-19 in a week, according to the weekly report of the Civil Protection Commission of the Algarve Region, which has just been released.

This is a higher number than the 4386 infections that were recorded in the last bulletin.

As for active cases, they rose to 9922 between the 13th and 20th of May, 1737 more than the previous Friday.

The deaths were 7, a number below the 12 in the past bulletin.

As for recovered, there were 4062.

In hospitals, there are “only” five more people hospitalized (45 in total). In intensive care, the number of patients has increased to 4. There are also four people ventilated.

At this moment, Municipal Vaccination Centers in Albufeira continue to operate, Faro/Penha, Lagoa, Lagos, Loulé, Olhão, Portimão, Silves and Tavira. In the remaining municipalities (Alcoutim, Aljezur, Castro Marim, Monchique, São Brás de Alportel, Vila do Bispo and Vila Real de Santo António), anti-Covid vaccines are given at Health Centers.

Only Portimão maintains an exceptional testing site.