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Ministry of Public Health: Cuba reports 630 cases of COVID-19 › Information from the Ministry of Health › Granma

At the close of yesterday February 26, a total of 7,867 patients were admitted, 5,141 suspected, 52 under surveillance and 2,674 confirmed active.

For COVID-19, a total of 11,979 samples were taken for surveillance during the day, including 630 positive. The country has 13,078,936 samples taken and 1,069,387 positive.

Of the total number of cases (630): 618 were contacts of confirmed cases; 5 with a foreign source of infection; 7 with no source of infection specified. Of the 630 cases diagnosed, 387 were female and 243 male.

5.4% (34) of the 630 positive cases were asymptomatic, bringing the total to 145,104, representing 13.6% of those confirmed to date.

The 630 diagnosed cases belong to the age groups: under 20 (140), 20 to 39 (163), 40 to 59 (189) and over 60 (138).

Residence by province and municipality of confirmed cases:

Pinar del Rio: 25 cases
Southern Consolation: 2 (contacts of confirmed cases).
Guane: 2 (contacts of confirmed cases).
Los Palacios: 1 (confirmed case contact).
Mantova: 2 (contacts of confirmed cases).
Matahambre mines: 1 (confirmed contact case).
Pinar del Río: 4 (contacts of confirmed cases).
Saint-Louis: 1 (confirmed case contact).
Sandino: 7 (contacts of confirmed cases).
Viñales: 5 (contacts of confirmed cases).

Artemis: 25 cases
Bahía Honda: 4 (confirmed case contacts).
Bauta: 1 (confirmed case contact).
Caimito: 1 (confirmed case contact).
Candelaria: 1 (confirmed contact case).
Guanajay: 4 (contacts of confirmed cases).
Güira de Melena: 3 (contacts of confirmed cases).
Mariel: 4 (contacts of confirmed cases).
San Antonio de los Baños: 1 (confirmed case contact).
San Cristóbal: 6 (contacts of confirmed cases).

Havana: 18 cases
Central Havana: 1 (imported).
Parrot: 1 (confirmed contact case).
October 10: 3 (confirmed case contacts).
East Havana: 5 (contacts of confirmed cases).
La Lisa: 7 (confirmed case contacts).
Place de la Révolution: 1 (contact of confirmed case).

Mayabeque: 34 cases
Batabanó: 3 (contacts of confirmed cases).
Bejucal: 2 (contacts of confirmed cases).
Güines: 1 (confirmed contact case).
Jaruco: 5 (contacts of confirmed cases).
Early morning: 8 (contacts of confirmed cases).
Nueva Paz: 4 (contacts of confirmed cases).
San José de Las Lajas: 7 (contacts of confirmed cases).
Santa Cruz del Norte: 4 (contacts of confirmed cases).

Massacres: 90 cases
Cárdenas: 21 (contacts of confirmed cases).
Zapata Swamp: 1 (confirmed case contact).
Jovellanos: 2 (contacts of confirmed cases).
Lemon grove: 2 (confirmed case contacts).
Los Arabos: 2 (contacts of confirmed cases).
Martí: 2 (contacts of confirmed cases).
Matanzas: 56 (contacts of confirmed cases).
Pedro Betancourt: 1 (confirmed case contact).
Union de Reyes: 3 (contacts of confirmed cases).

Cienfuegos: 49 cases
Abreus: 6 (contacts of confirmed cases).
Passenger Aguada: 14 (confirmed case contacts).
Cienfuegos: 12 (contacts of confirmed cases).
Crosses: 2 (contacts of confirmed cases).
Cumanayagua: 6 (contacts of confirmed cases).
Lajas: 2 (confirmed case contacts).
Palmira: 1 (confirmed case contact).
Rhodes: 6 (confirmed case contacts).

Villa Clara: 28 cases
Caibarién: 4 (contacts of confirmed cases).
Camajuaní: 2 (contacts of confirmed cases).
Carrefour: 2 (contacts of confirmed cases).
Manicaragua: 2 (contacts of confirmed cases).
Placetas: 1 (confirmed case contact).
Quemado de Güines: 1 (confirmed case contact).
Sagua la Grande: 1 (confirmed case contact).
Santa Clara: 11 (contacts of confirmed cases).
Santo Domingo: 4 (contacts of confirmed cases).

Sancti Spiritus: 48 cases
Cabaiguan: 5 (contacts of confirmed cases).
Jatibonico: 4 (contacts of confirmed cases).
La Sierpe: 3 (contacts of confirmed cases).
Sancti Spíritus: 20 (contacts of confirmed cases).
Taguasco: 7 (confirmed case contacts).
Trinidad: 9 (contacts of confirmed cases).

Ciego de Avila: 52 cases
Baragua: 2 (contacts of confirmed cases).
Bolivia: 2 (contacts of confirmed cases).
Chambas: 7 (contacts of confirmed cases).
Ciego de Ávila: 18 (contacts of confirmed cases).
Ciro Redondo: 3 (confirmed case contacts).
Florence: 1 (confirmed case contact).
Majagua: 2 (contacts of confirmed cases).
Morón: 13 (contacts of confirmed cases).
January 1: 4 (confirmed case contacts).

Camaguey: 18 cases
Camagüey: 9 (contacts of confirmed cases).
Florida: 1 (confirmed case contact).
Jimaguayú: 4 (contacts of confirmed cases).
Minas: 1 (confirmed case contact).
Najasa: 2 (contacts of confirmed cases).
Santa Cruz del Sur: 1 (confirmed case contact).

Las Tunas: 44 cases
Colombia: 1 (confirmed contact case).
Jesús Menéndez: 5 (contacts of confirmed cases).
Las Tunas: 13 (contacts of confirmed cases).
Majibacoa: 13 (contacts of confirmed cases).
Manatee: 2 (contacts of confirmed cases).
Puerto Padre: 10 (contacts of confirmed cases).

Granny: 43 cases
Bartolomé Masó: 2 (contacts of confirmed cases).
Bayamo: 14 (contacts of confirmed cases).
Ox Top: 2 (contacts of confirmed cases).
Campechuela: 1 (confirmed case contact).
Cauto Cristo: 1 (confirmed case contact).
Guide: 1 (confirmed case contact).
Manzanillo: 11 (contacts of confirmed cases).
Media Luna: 4 (confirmed case contacts).
Niquero: 3 (contacts of confirmed cases).
Pylon: 1 (confirmed case contact).
Rio Cauto: 1 (confirmed case contact).
Yara: 2 (confirmed case contacts).

Holguín: 87 cases
Báguanos: 3 (contacts of confirmed cases).
Plagues: 5 (2 contacts of confirmed cases and 3 imported).
Cacocum: 4 (contacts of confirmed cases).
Calixto García: 4 (contacts of confirmed cases).
Cueto: 1 (confirmed case contact).
Frank País: 1 (confirmed case contact).
Gibara: 3 (contacts of confirmed cases).
Holguín: 54 (52 contacts of confirmed cases and 2 with no source of infection specified).
Mayarí: 1 (confirmed case contact).
Rafael Freyre: 1 (confirmed case contact).
Sagua de Tánamo: 1 (confirmed case contact).
Urbano Noris: 9 (contacts of confirmed cases).

Santiago de Cuba: 30 cases
Boatswain: 6 (5 contacts of confirmed cases and 1 without specified source of infection).
Second front: 1 (confirmed case contact).
Third front: 1 (confirmed contact with the case).
Nick: 7 (confirmed case contacts).
Palma Soriano: 1 (no source of infection specified).
San Luis: 5 (confirmed case contacts).
Santiago de Cuba: 9 (6 contacts of confirmed cases and 3 without specified source of infection).

Guantanamo: 34 cases
Baracoa: 13 (contacts of confirmed cases).
Caimarena: 3 (contacts of confirmed cases).
Guantánamo: 13 (12 contacts of confirmed cases and 1 imported).
Manuel Tames: 4 (contacts of confirmed cases).
Niceto Perez: 1 (confirmed case contact).
Youth Island Special Municipality: 5 cases (confirmed case contacts).

Of the 1 million 069 thousand 387 patients diagnosed with the disease, 2 thousand 674 remain hospitalized, including 2 thousand 639 with a stable clinical course. 8,000,494 deaths accumulate (no deaths were reported that day), lethality 0.79% vs. 1.37% worldwide and 1.78% in the Americas; two evacuees, 57 returned to their country, the day there were 524 discharges, accumulated 1 million 058 thousand 160 recovered patients (99.0%). 35 confirmed patients are being treated in intensive care, including 9 in critical condition and 26 seriously ill.

As of February 26, 192 countries and 32 territories are reported with COVID-19 cases, i.e. 4 million 966 thousand 239 confirmed cases (+ 1 million 224 thousand 715) with 64 million 161 thousand 693 active cases and 5 million 959 thousand 503 deceased (+ 8 thousand 531) for a lethality of 1.37% (0.01).

In the Americas region, 148 million 785 thousand 738 confirmed cases (+ 227 thousand 460) are reported, representing 34.29% of the total cases reported worldwide, with 31 million 456 thousand 798 active cases and 2 million 655 thousand 81 deceased (+ 4 thousand 249) for a lethality of 1.78% (=).