As of today in Brazil coronavirus infection contracted 802 828 people. About it reports the Ministry of health of the country.
Of them died already 40 919 people. Mortality from the virus in the country is 5.1%.
In late may, the who statedthat South America became the new global epicenter of coronavirus infection. Brazil now ranks second after the USA on the scale of the spread of the disease and a third of deaths after the United States and great Britain.
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 may exceed 166 million (the population of Brazil – over 209 million).
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.
As of this morning all over the world, the coronavirus has infected 7 514 475 people. Victims COVID-19 was 421 456 people, recovered 3 540 662.