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The total number of people infected with coronavirus in the world by the morning of 25 may have exceeded 5.4 million people. The pandemic has covered 188 countries. This is evidenced by data project at Johns Hopkins University, published on the website.
For project information in the world infected 5 407 700 people. The increase in the number of people infected per day amounted to 96.6 thousand. For the entire period of the pandemic died 345 060 patients, 2.17 million recovered.
Most affected by SARS-CoV-2 country USA (1.64 million infected). The second line of the rating rose Brazil (363,2 thousand people), ahead of Russia (344,4 thousand). Also in the top five remained the United Kingdom (261 thousand) and Spain (amounting to 235.8 thousand).
Most of the victims of the infection was in the United States — 97 720 people. While in European countries the leaders of the rating, the mortality rate exceeds 10 percent.
In Russia in recent days revealed 8599 infected. Total in the country during the epidemic recorded 344 481 case of infection with coronavirus. Recovered more than 113 thousand people, 3541 patient died. Since the beginning of the epidemic in the country was made more than 8.7 million tests for coronavirus.
Outbreak of pneumonia COVID-19 caused by a new type of coronavirus, was first recorded in December 2019 in Wuhan. On 11 March, the who announced that the situation can be characterized as a pandemic.
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