During the month, the incidence of COVID-19 increased by 80%
Between May 18 and June 18, the incidence rate of COVID-19 increased by 80%.
This was reported on Facebook by the Center for Public Health.
“As of June 18, in Ukraine, the incidence rate of COVID-19 was 81.3 per 100,000 people. The mortality rate was 2.8%. As a comparison, as of June 18, the rate of The incidence of COVID-19 was 45.1 per 100,000 people. “The mortality rate is 2.9%. The increase in the number of confirmed patients per day compared to the previous ones was + 4.7% “, it was reported.
The health center also reported that among 966 deaths, as of June 18, 78.2% of patients had cardiovascular disease; 21.7% – diabetes, 13.1% – lung diseases; 10.5% – kidney disease, 8.2% – neoplasms, 6.4% – neurological diseases; 5.3% – liver disease and 11.5% – other types of disease.
At the health center, they recalled that even in conditions of weakened quarantine, it is necessary to respect the rules of physical distance, personal and respiratory hygiene.
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Physical distance is particularly important for people who are at a higher risk of complications from COVID-19 (age over 50, presence of concomitant diseases).
According to the cost center, as of June 18 (from 9:00 am) in Ukraine, 34,063 laboratory-confirmed cases of COVID-19, of which 966 were fatal, 15,447 patients have recovered. During the day, 829 new cases were recorded. A total of 530,442 tests were performed by PCR.
According to the materials: ukrinform.ru