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The total number of people infected with coronavirus in the world by the morning of July 31, exceeded 17.2 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 17 241 298 people. The increase in the number of people infected per day amounted to about 260 thousand. For the entire period of the pandemic died 672 062 infected more than 10 million people have recovered.
Most affected by SARS-CoV-2 country USA (the number of infected exceeded 4.49 million). In second place is Brazil (2.6 million people), India (1.5 million) was in third place. Russia (832 thousand) was fixed at the fourth position, ahead of South Africa (482 thousand). In the top ten of the rating also includes Mexico, Peru, Chile, UK and Iran.
Most of the victims of the infection was in the United States — 152 062 people. Also the high mortality rate recorded in the European countries most affected by the pandemic, where the rate exceeds ten percent.
In Russia in recent days revealed 5509 patients. In total, the country recorded 834 499 cases of infection with coronavirus. Of these, more than 629 thousand patients have recovered, 13 802 men died. Since the beginning of the epidemic in the country was made more than 27.8 million tests for coronavirus. Earlier in June, who announced 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. June 29, the organization said that the spread of the pandemic SARS-CoV-2 in the world is accelerating.
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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