Ecuador has exceeded 85,000 coronavirus infections this Friday, adding more than 900 cases on the last day, the country’s health ministry said.
In particular, health authorities have added 985 cases of COVID-19. In addition, they reported that 5,702 people died from the pandemic and 5,900 recovered after overcoming the disease.
The province of Guayas continues to lead with 17,517 confirmed cases and 1,656 deaths. followed by Pichincha with 14,814 and 718 deaths; and Manabí with 6,488 positive and 787 deaths.
According to the Ministry of Health, a total of 11,295 people were discharged from the hospital and 18,849 were discharged epidemiologically after overcoming the coronavirus.
In terms of positive outcomes, 42,386 people are stable in home isolation, 854 in hospital but stable, and 369 have remained below forecast.