Madrid, (EFE).- The incidence of coronavirus in Primary Care continues to rise in September with 114.5 cases per 100,000 inhabitants, multiplying almost fourfold the rates of the last week of June, where barely 30 cases per 100,000 were recorded.
According to the report from the Acute Respiratory Intention Surveillance System (Sivira) of the Carlos III Health Institute, the highest rates in the week of September 4 to 10 are observed in children under 5 years of age, with 322.4 cases per 100,000.
Hospitals remain stable in covid, with 3.5 cases per 100,000 and the highest incidence is concentrated in patients aged 79 and over, where the rate reaches 28.3.
In September the predominant variant continues to be the omicron XBB.1.5 and the F456L mutation, with 93% of the cases between the two.
The flu remains at basal levels, that is, without registering an increase since the end of May, while the Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) has followed the same trend for weeks.