May . 11 . 2020 page 9/14 Communication Unit | tel: +351 21 842 61 00 | [email protected] www.ine.pt SYNTH SIS IN @ COVID-19 Resident population (% cumulative) Equal distribution Wednesday - May 6 Wednesday - March 25 0 0 20 20 40 40 60 60 80 80 100 100 Confirmed cases (% cumulative) Territorial concentration of COVID-19 confirmed cases until March 25 and until May 6 in relation to the resident population, based on the distribution by municipality - Location Curve Location coefficient Wednesday – May 6 35,9 Wednesday - March 25 47,7 Number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 disease per 10 thousand inhabitants until May 6, 2020, by municipality Socioeconomic impact Área Metropolitana de Lisboa and Algarve with greater decreases in the value of purchases per inhabitant in March 2020, compared with the same period of the previous year In March 2020, there was a decrease of about -14.4% in the value of purchases per inhabitant in Portugal compared to the same month of the previous year and at regional level this decrease was higher than the national value in the Metropolitan Area of Lisboa (-19.6%) and in the Algarve region (-14.5%). Also in March 2020, in more than half of the Portuguese municipalities (158 out of a total of 308), the value of national purchases through automatic payment terminals was equal to or less than the value for the corresponding month of the previous year. Of these, 43 municipalities, mostly located in the Metropolitan Area of Lisboa (8 out of a total of 18) and Porto (5 out of 17), stand out as having a lower ratio than the one registered for the country.