In Ukrainian hospitals for patients with COVID-19, 2,222 people were hospitalized per day, said Minister of Health Maxim Stepanov.
Over the past day, 6,237 new cases of coronavirus infection have been confirmed in Ukraine. About this on February 18 on Facebook reported Minister of Health Maxim Stepanov.
“6,237 new cases of coronavirus disease COVID-19 were recorded in Ukraine as of February 18, 2021. In particular, 413 children and 276 health workers fell ill. Also, over the past day, 2,222 people were hospitalized, 163 deaths, 5,225 people recovered,” he wrote is he.
A day earlier 4286 cases of COVID-19 were detected in the country.
Last time more than 6 thousand new cases per day identified on January 15 (7729).
On February 17, 64,688 tests for coronavirus were carried out in Ukraine, of which 28,941 were tested by PCR.
Most of all new patients were found in Ivano-Frankivsk (799) and Vinnitsa (514) regions.
In total, during the epidemic in Ukraine, 1 287 141 cases of coronavirus infection were confirmed, 24 852 patients with COVID-19 died, 1 134 120 people recovered.
An outbreak of coronavirus infection began in late 2019 in China. 11 March 2020 World Health Organization declared the spread of coronavirus a pandemic.