As of the evening of June 4 in Brazil revealed another 30 925 infected with the coronavirus, said the Ministry of health of the country.
The total number of confirmed cases increased to 614 941.
For the last day in the country from complications caused by a coronavirus infection COVID-19, 1473 died person is a new daily record. Third day in a row in Brazil record a record of the daily mortality in the previous two days had 1262 and 1349 deaths. The number of victims of the epidemic has increased to 34 021. Mortality from the virus in the country is 5.5%.
Thus, the number of deaths in the world, according to data from the American Johns Hopkins University that tracks the incidence in real time, Brazil came in third place in the world, ahead of Italy (where recorded 33 689 deaths). The number of infections it is in second place after the United States, where 1.87 million infected.
From COVID-19 have recovered 254 963 Brazilian.
According to the forecast of the Institute of metrics and evaluation of state of health of the University of Washington (USA), by August the number of deaths from the coronavirus in Brazil could exceed 125 million (the population of Brazil – over 209 million). The head of the Institute Dr. Christopher Murray believesthat Brazil should follow the examples of China, Italy, Spain and the USA and impose a strict quarantine to reduce the negative consequences of the pandemic.
In late may, the who statedthat South America became the new global epicenter of coronavirus infection.
Flash coronavirus infection COVID-19 began in late 2019 in China. March 11, 2020, the world health organization declared the spread of the coronavirus pandemic. According to the Johns Hopkins University, the total number of infected people in the world exceeded at 6.67 million, including more than 2.89 million recovered, and 391,8 thousand died.