Ecuador reports 1.641 new infections and 50 more deaths in the last 24 hours. This Thursday, February 18, 2021, the country has a total of 169.860 confirmed cases of COVIID-19 and 15.444 deaths due to the pandemic.
According to the latest report from the Ministry of Health, 10.714 people died with a positive diagnosis and 4.730 died with suspicion of carrying the respiratory virus.
This Thursday, the country registers 673 stable hospitalized patients and 487 with a reserved prognosis. In total, there are 1.160 interned in one day. While 77 more people were discharged from hospital.
Since the beginning of the pandemic, Ecuador has 230.377 recovered patients, representing 86.21% of the total infected. This indicator is updated every week.
Doctors warn that in the coming weeks the infections that occurred during the Carnival holiday will be known.