MOSCOW, July 20. / TASS /. The number of confirmed cases of coronavirus infection in Russia increased by 23,770 per day, this is at least since July 6. In total, 6,006,536 people have been diagnosed with covid, the federal operational headquarters for infection control told reporters on Tuesday.
In relative terms, the increase in new cases was 0.4%.
In particular, 2,478 cases of infection were detected per day in the Moscow region, 1,934 – in St. Petersburg, 527 – in the Nizhny Novgorod region, 491 – in the Sverdlovsk region, 490 – in the Krasnoyarsk region. Currently, 474 401 people are continuing treatment in Russia.
Coronavirus in Moscow per day got infected 3,188 people, this is the minimum value since June 6. In total, 1,470,330 people have been infected in the city since the beginning of the pandemic.
The number of deaths per day increased by 784 against 719 the day before, to 149,922.
The conditional mortality rate of the disease (the final one can be determined only after the end of the epidemic) has grown to 2.5%, it follows from the data of the headquarters.
In particular, 98 deaths were registered in St. Petersburg per day, in the Irkutsk region – 36, in the Nizhny Novgorod region – 29, in the Krasnodar Territory – 27, in the Moscow region – 22.
The number of Russians who have recovered from the coronavirus has increased by 22,218 per day. In total, 5,382,213 people have already recovered. The proportion of discharged patients, according to the headquarters, is 89.6% of the total number of infected.
In particular, 1,947 patients were discharged per day after recovery in the Moscow Region, 1,894 in St. Petersburg, 452 in the Sverdlovsk Region, 405 in the Nizhny Novgorod Region, 369 in the Perm Territory.