The number of infected by coronavirus in Brazil, according to official data, on July 16 exceeded 2 million people.
As reported , the Ministry of health of the country, now in Brazil coronavirus officially confirmed in 2 012 151 people (+45 403 per day).
From coronavirus infection COVID-19 pre-cured 1 296 328 residents of Brazil, and died – 76 688, including 1322 – for the last days.
Edition G1 noted that 1 million of infection with coronavirus in Brazil, was registered four months after the beginning of the epidemic, this number has doubled in just 27 days.
According to data from the American Johns Hopkins University that tracks the spread of the disease in all countries, Brazil ranks second in the world in the number of infected. In the first place the USA, where 3.58 million infections, the third – India (1 million), the fourth – Russia (751,6 million), the fifth – Peru (341,6 million).
Flash COVID-19 began in December 2019 in China. March 11, 2020, the world health organization declared the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.
As of the morning on July 17, according to the Johns Hopkins University, coronavirus in the world contracted 13.8 million, of which more than 7.7 million recovered, about 589,9 thousand died.