Saturday, 15 August 2020

These 7 districts with the most active cases of COVID-19 in Costa Rica

Pavas is the "epicenter" of the coronavirus at the district level

(QCOSTARICA) Seven districts of the Greater Metropolitan Area (GAM) have more than 100 active cases of COVID-19.

Pavas and La Uruca accumulate the greatest number of these infections; they total 559.

Currently, Pavas – one of the more populous areas in Costa Rica –  is the “epicenter” of the virus at the district level, 369 people are reported with the new coronavirus and in La Uruca the figure is 190.

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These are the districts that exceed one hundred people with the active virus:

  • Pavas (San José province): 392 accumulated cases, 369 active and one deceased.
  • Uruca (San José province): 228 accumulated cases, 190 active and one deceased.
  • San Francisco (Heredia province): 144 accumulated cases, 128 active and one deceased.
  • Hatillo (San José province): 145 cumulative cases and 114 active cases.
  • Hospital (San José province): 122 accumulated, 114 active and one deceased.
  • San Felipe (Alajuelita province): 121 cases accumulated and 103 active.
  • Merced (San José, San José province): 115 cases accumulated, 100 active and 1 deceased.

The World Health Organization (WHO) decreed community transmission in Costa Rica.

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