Portugal today registered over 3,773 new cases of infection by the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus and 17 deaths associated with covid-19.
In addition to a further increase in the number of hospitalized patients in the ward and in intensive care, according to official data.
The number of admissions has increased again in the last 24 hours: there are 32 more people admitted to wards (681 in total) and another 12 to intensive care units (105).
According to the Epidemiological Bulletin this Monday, the country has so far recorded 18,370 deaths and 1130091 confirmed cases.
Lisbon and Vale do Tejo registered the highest number of new infections with 1126. In the North, 1090 more cases were registered. In the Alentejo, over 186 cases were registered and in the Algarve over 284.
The transmissibility index is 1.20. The incidence is 251.1 cases of infection per 100,000 inhabitants.