Intensive care, Mallorca

Growing pressure on intensive care.

11-01-2021Teresa Ayuga

The Monday report from the Balearic health ministry indicates 420 new positive cases and a test rate of 14.99%, three times higher than the World Health Organization target. The 420 cases were based on 2,801 tests; 343 were in Mallorca, 64 in Ibiza, twelve in Minorca and one in Formentera.

Covid-19 graphic of new cases on the Balearic Islands

The number of Covid patients in intensive care in Mallorca is now 100, an increase of three. In Ibiza and Minorca, the numbers are unchanged - eight and four respectively. On wards, there are 22 more patients in Mallorca (337), three more in Ibiza (32) and one more in Minorca (five).

Four more patients have been discharged from hospital and a further 306 people have recovered. In total, the health service is currently attending to 9,625 people, of whom 7,849 are in Mallorca.

The ministry has confirmed two more fatalities. The total number of deaths since the start of the pandemic is now 491.


The content of comment is the opinion of users and netizens and not of

Comments contrary to laws, which are libellous, illegal or harmful to others are not permitted'); - reserves the right to remove any inappropriate comments.


Please remember that you are responsible for everything that you write and that data which are legally required can be made available to the relevant public authorities and courts; these data being name, email, IP of your computer as well as information accessible through the systems.

* Mandatory fields

Currently there are no comments.