The viral pneumonia epidemic caused by a new coronavirus is expanding throughout the world and concern is also growing. Until today, October 17, 865,549 cases of infected, 33,702 of deaths and 774,356 of recovered were reported in Peru. These figures are released daily by the World Health Organization (WHO).
In relation to the previous day, 5,809 more cases of coronavirus were registered in Peru.
Likewise, 125 new recovered patients were reported.
Peru is in position 9 of countries with the highest number of infected. The list of the top ten is made up as follows: United States 8341572, India 7492727, Brazil 5224362, Russia 1384235, Spain 982723, Argentina 979119, Colombia 952371, France 900068, Peru 865549, Mexico 841661.