The daily report of the Ministry of Health registers this Thursday, January 7, 218 385 confirmed cases of coronavirus nationwide through PCR tests. While yesterday, the report was located at 217 377.
In just 24 hours, there are 1 008 new cases. Lower figure as of January 6, which stood at 1 294.
According to the statistics of the Health Portfolio, there are 14 158 deceased people with coronavirus and probable; 505 306 cases discarded; 190 350 recovered patients; and 26 219 were discharged from hospital.
The province of Pichincha continues with its rise in infections, reaching 77176. Guayas follow with 28 276; and Manabí with 15 399.
In the case of the cantons, Quito occupies the first place. The capital of Ecuadorians reported 71184 cases this Thursday, January 6. In one day there was an increase of 173 new cases.