The number of victims of the epidemic coronavirus infection in Italy has exceeded 20 thousand people. About it it is reported on the website of the Ministry of health of the country.
As of the evening of 13 April, the total number of deaths is 20 465 people (over the past day died 566 patients). According to this indicator, Italy ranks second in the world behind only the United States, killing more than 22 thousand people.
Fully recovered and discharged from hospitals 35 435 people. Continue treatment of 103 patients: 72,3 thousand of them – at home, 28 million in therapeutic departments, 3,2 thousand are in intensive care.
The total number of confirmed cases of infection since the epidemic reached to 159.5 million (including recovered and dead).
Flash coronavirus infection COVID-19 began in December 2019 in the Chinese city of Wuhan. March 11, the world health organization declared the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.
According to data from the American Johns Hopkins University on April 13, the total number of infected people in the world exceeded 1.87 million, of which 117,5 thousand died, more than 440 thousand recovered.