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The total number of people infected with coronavirus in the world by the morning of June 18 exceeded 8,35 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 8 349 519. The increase in the number of people infected per day amounted to thousands of 187.2. For the entire period of the pandemic died 448 958 infected, 4,07 million people have recovered.
Most affected by SARS-CoV-2 country USA (over 2.16 million infected). In second place is Brazil (955,4 thousand people), Russia (553,3 thousand) was in third place. India (367 thousand) was fixed at the fourth position, ahead of Britain (300.7 thousand). In the top ten rankings are Spain, Peru, Italy, Chile and Iran.
Most of the victims of the infection was in the United States — 117 717 people. The greatest mortality occurred in European countries most affected by the pandemic and this figure exceeds 10 percent.
In Russia in recent days revealed 7843 patients. In total, the country recorded 553 301 case of infection with coronavirus. Of them 304,3 thousand recovered, 7478 people died. Since the beginning of the epidemic in the country was made more than 15.7 million tests for coronavirus. Earlier in June, the who declared the withdrawal of Russia on a plateau on the coronavirus.
June 8 Chapter who Tedros Adan Ghebreyesus confirmed the improvement of the situation in Europe. However, according to him, globally there has been an increase in the spread of 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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