As of May 8, eight new cases of COVID-19 are registered, for a total of 773 confirmed cases, with an age range of one to 87 years. There are 364 women and 409 men, of whom 679 are Costa Rican and 94 foreigners.
Positive cases are counted in 65 cantons. Adding Cañas to the list of cantons with positive cases for COVID-19. By age we have: 693 adults, 39 older adults and 41 minors.
There are 461 people recovered in 57 cantons, with an age range of one to 86 years, of whom 227 are women and 234 are men, by age we have: 417 adults, 22 older adults and 22 minors.
At this time, 10,126 people have been discarded. There are six regrettable deaths, all men with an age range of 45 to 87 years. 21 people are hospitalized, six of them are in intensive care with an age range of 53 to 75 years.
To date, a total of 15,810 samples have been processed.