In a tweet, the company said both dead had not been vaccinated against the virus.
So far this year, 833 people have died from the disease on the island. Last January closed with a deadly month of epidemics, with 607 deaths.
At this time, an average of one death per day occurs in Puerto Rico. That number was 16 in January.
In total, they have been reported in the last 30 days:
- 62 people were killed Not vaccinated 549,108 population (this population is constantly changing as people are vaccinated).
- 41 people were killed Vaccinated Of a population of 1,280,817 (partially without a booster dose) (this population is constantly changing when people reach the time when they are eligible to receive a booster).
- 19 deaths Vaccinated with drug boosterOf a population of 1,363,769 (this population is constantly changing, depending on the number of people receiving that size).
Both of these deaths were reported in the Daily Health Report without accumulated deaths two days later, which has not occurred since December 20, 2021.
On the other hand, the number of hospital admissions for SARS-CoV-2 corona virus increased to 47, representing three additional patients in the last 24 hours.
This number is divided into 40 adults and seven pediatric patients.
In addition, the initial positive rate – updated at 6:00 am – is 4.34%About 5% is recommended World Health Organization (WHO).
“The COVID-19 vaccine is the best line of defense, and it teaches the body to defend itself against disease,” Saloud recalled.
Reinforcement Pfizer Five months after completing the two-dose series, it is available for 12-year-olds and older. Those who have been vaccinated Modern They must be 18 years of age or older and wait five months after the second dose. Vaccinated people Johnson & Johnson They can get the booster two months after a single dose.
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