The number of infected with the coronavirus in Russia has exceeded half a million people, reported in Telegram operational headquarters of the Ministry of health of the Russian Federation.
As of 11 June, the country was 502 436 cases of the coronavirus, including 8779 – for the last days.
From coronavirus infection in Russia died 6532 person (+174 per day), recovered 261 150 patients.
Thus, the total number of active cases of the disease in the country is 234 754.
The Russian authorities included in the statistics information from the occupied Ukrainian Crimea. According to data of the Ministry of health of the Russian Federation, on the Peninsula of 636 confirmed cases of infection, died 10 employees.
May 27 , the Russian authorities encouraged not to take into account in the overall statistics on coronavirus cases in the absence of complaints.
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 data from the American Johns Hopkins University, worldwide coronavirus infected more than 7.4 million people, more than 417,3 thousand of them died, and 3.48 million recovered. Russia ranks third in the world after USA and Brazil in the number of infected.
June 10, Executive Director of the who programme on emergency health Mike Ryan said believes the low mortality rate from coronavirus unusual. “The low mortality rate in Russia is difficult to understand, based on the fact that the level of the population and the health system overall are similar to European ones,” he said.