As of July 15, the country registers 504 new cases of COVID-19, for a total of 8986 confirmed cases, with an age range of zero to 99 years. There are 3,886 women and 5,100 men, of whom 6,325 are Costa Rican and 2,661 are foreigners.
Positive cases are counted in 81 cantons. By age we have: 7,290 adults, 447 older adults and 1,155 minors, 94 are under investigation.
There are 2,551 people recovered in 79 cantons. The recovered cases have an age range of zero to 94 years, of which 1126 are women and 1425 are men, by age we have: 1985 adults, 115 older adults, 388 minors and 63 are under investigation.
188 people are hospitalized, 31 of them in intensive care with an age range of zero to 78 years.
There are 40 regrettable deaths, 16 women and 24 men with an age range of 26 to 94 years.
The most recent deaths were recorded this morning. The first of them is a 71-year-old Costa Rican woman, a resident of San José. The woman had been admitted to the San Juan de Dios Hospital since July 13, the same day that she was diagnosed with COVID-19. She suffered from diabetes, high blood pressure, and dyslipidemia.
The second death is a 53-year-old man, Costa Rican, also from the province of San José. He had been in the San Juan de Dios Hospital since July 6, the same day that he was diagnosed with COVID-19. He suffered from chronic kidney disease, ischemic heart disease, diabetes, and high blood pressure.
The third death is an 82-year-old man from Costa Rica, a resident of San José. He was diagnosed on July 8 the same day he was hospitalized in CEACO, in addition to age, he had tobacco smoking as an associated risk factor and suffered from chronic non-stratified lung disease.