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The number of people infected with coronavirus in the world has reached 5.5 million. This is evidenced by data project at Johns Hopkins University, published on the website.
For project information in the world infected 5 508 904 people. For the entire period of the pandemic died 232 of 346 patients with confirmed infection of 2.23 million people has recovered. Most suffered from a virus country: USA (1.66 million infected), Brazil (374,8 thousand people) and Russia (353,4 thousands). Also in the top five remained the UK (262,5 thousand) and Spain (235,4 thousands). Most of the victims of the infection was in the United States — 98 220 people.
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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