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The total number of people infected with coronavirus in the world by the morning of 31 may exceeded of 6.06 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 infected 6 060 207 people. The increase in the number of infected in days made 132,9 thousand. For the entire period of the pandemic died 369 156 patients, 2.56 million people were recovered.
Most affected by SARS-CoV-2 country USA (1.77 million infected). In second place is Brazil (498,4 thousand people), Russia (396,6 thousand) was in third place ranking. Also in the top five remained the UK (to 274.2 thousand) and Spain (239,2 thousand).
Most of the victims of the infection was in the United States — 103 781 people. While in European countries the leaders of the rating, the mortality rate exceeds 10 percent.
In Russia in recent days revealed 8952 infected. Total in the country during the epidemic recorded 396 575 cases of infection with coronavirus. Recovered more 167,5 thousand people, 4555 patients died. Since the beginning of the epidemic in the country was made more than 10.3 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.
Video, photo All from Russia.