The Chilean Ministry of Health this Saturday confirmed 432,666 accumulated cases of coronavirus after adding 2,135 infections in the last 24 hours, while the death toll is 11,895 after the 45 deaths recorded that day.
On the other hand, 404,919 people have reported recovery while there are still 15,852 active cases.
According to the latter part of the health authorities, after the recent outbreak in Punta Arenas in the southern Magallanes region, this municipality is the first in the number of active cases with 1,164 and an incidence rate of 819. 8 per 100,000 inhabitants.
The municipality of Puente Alto in the Santiago metropolitan area is the next with the highest number of active cases, 584 active cases; followed by Concepción in Biobío with 518.
At the national level, the metropolis of Santiago is the region with the highest number of active cases with 5,526. followed by Biobío with 2,817; and Valparaíso with 2,158.