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The total number of people infected with coronavirus in the world by the morning of 29 may exceeded of 5.81 million. 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 is infected 810 5 331 people. The increase in the number of people infected per day amounted to 115.1 thousand. For the entire period of the pandemic died 360 332 patient of 2.41 million was recovered.
Most affected by SARS-CoV-2 country USA (1.72 million infected). On the second line fixed to Brazil (438,2 thousand people), Russia (379 thousand) was in third place ranking. Also in the top five remained the UK (270,5 thousand) and Spain (237,9 thousand).
Most of the victims of the infection was in the United States — 101 617 people. While in European countries the leaders of the rating, the mortality rate exceeds 10 percent.
In Russia in recent days revealed 8371 infected. Total in the country during the epidemic recorded 379 051 case of infection with coronavirus. Recovered more than 150 thousand people, 4142 patients have died. Since the beginning of the epidemic in the country was made more than 9.7 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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