As of August 16, the country registers 728 new cases of COVID-19, of which 38 are by epidemiological link and 690 by laboratory, for a total of 28,465 confirmed cases, with an age range of zero to 100 years. There are 13,136 women and 15,329 men, of which 21,173 are Costa Rican and 7292 are foreigners.
Positive cases are counted in 82 cantons. By age we have: 23,783 adults, 1805 older adults and 2706 minors, 171 are under investigation.
9062 recovered persons are registered in 80 cantons. The recovered cases have an age range of zero to 96 years, of which 4074 are women and 4988 are men, by age we have: 7391 adults, 415 older adults, 1180 minors and 76 are under investigation.
380 people are hospitalized, 102 of them in intensive care with an age range of zero to 97 years.
For today three regrettable deaths are reported: two men, and a woman, with an age range of 54 to 79 years.
In total, there are 294 deaths related to COVID-19: 109 women and 185 men, with an age range of 21 to 100 years.