For the last day in the UK from coronavirus infection has died 468 people (yesterday died in 384 patients). This is evidenced by the country’s Ministry of health, published may 16 in Twitter.
Since the beginning of the epidemic died 34 466 people with COVID-19. Mortality the United Kingdom ranked second in the world after the United States, where confirmed 87,6 thousand deaths.
The total number of confirmed cases of infection with coronavirus infection in the country has reached 240 161 (3451 over the last day).
As of 9am on 16 May, there have been 2,489,563 tests with 136,486 tests on 15 May.
1,742,028 people have been tested of which 240,161 tested positive.
As of 5pm on 15 May, of those tested positive for coronavirus, across all settings, 34,466 have sadly died. pic.twitter.com/NUmxLoGRgx
— Department of Health and Social Care (@DHSCgovuk) May 16, 2020