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  • Update on the spread of COVID-19 coronavirus infection
    Ministry of Healthcare of Ukraine, posted 18 March 2021 08:46

    According to the Public Health Center of Ukraine, as of March 18, in Ukraine there have been officially confirmed 15,053 (744 children out of this number, 425 healthcare workers) new cases of COVID-19 infection. The number of active cases makes up 230,633.

    Since the beginning of the immunization campaign, 81,755 people have been vaccinated, of whom 81,755 have received 1 dose, and 0 have completed vaccination (received 2 doses).

    On March 17, 2021, 9,832 people were vaccinated against COVID-19, of which 9,832 persons were vaccinated with 1 dose, vaccination was completed (2 doses) - 0 people.

    Vaccination was being held by 193 mobile immunization teams.

    During the last 24 hours, there have been hospitalized 4,376 persons, 267 patients died, 6,514 persons recovered. There have been conducted 118,780 testing (53,039 using the PCR method,  21,782 using the ELISA method and research by rapid tests for antigen to SARS-CoV-2 – 43,959).

    During the entire pandemic in Ukraine:

    • 1504076 persons contracted COVID-19 infection;
    • 1244190 people recovered;
    • 29253 people died;
    • 7520147 testing have been conducted.

    The number of people with coronavirus disease in regions:

    Region

    Confirmed

    Registered death

    Recovered

    total

    during 24 hours

    total

    during 24 hours

    total

    during 24 hours

    Ukraine

    1504076

    15053

    29253

    267

    1244190

    6514

    Kyiv city

    149923

    1092

    2991

    30

    100423

    543

    Vinnytsia

    48814

    751

    822

    15

    31236

    282

    Volyn

    43258

    330

    694

    6

    39025

    179

    Dnipropetrovsk

    80874

    655

    2160

    12

    71576

    441

    Donetsk

    51935

    651

    1160

    26

    45750

    133

    Zhytomyr

    62203

    1398

    1003

    10

    47596

    455

    Zakarpattia

    48933

    614

    1146

    14

    35611

    355

    Zaporizhia

    73093

    428

    1279

    14

    67438

    217

    Ivano-Frankivsk

    74693

    559

    1490

    19

    55511

    490

    Kyiv

    84467

    727

    1398

    18

    73625

    539

    Kirovohrad

    11640

    149

    423

    1

    8583

    39

    Luhansk

    15920

    74

    498

    1

    14515

    21

    Lviv

    90100

    1092

    2442

    12

    74026

    407

    Mykolayiv

    47094

    424

    897

    9

    39790

    191

    Odesa

    94872

    997

    1587

    16

    81505

    81

    Poltava

    49560

    394

    1052

    6

    43823

    93

    Rivne

    52497

    390

    667

    8

    48952

    264

    Sumy

    52374

    570

    747

    5

    47828

    148

    Ternopil

    48134

    692

    673

    7

    41655

    353

    Kharkiv

    92242

    732

    1766

    16

    80305

    254

    Kherson

    22547

    96

    671

    1

    20802

    53

    Khmelnytsky

    54616

    800

    987

    4

    47464

    451

    Cherkasy

    51974

    367

    686

    1

    47230

    125

    Chernivtsi

    64014

    596

    1207

    10

    47615

    243

    Chernihiv

    38299

    475

    807

    6

    32306

    157

     

    Data from the temporarily occupied territories of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea, Donetsk, Luhansk regions and the city of Sevastopol are not available. The studies were conducted by the Virology Reference Laboratory of the Public Health Center of Ukraine, as well as by regional laboratories.

    The Ministry of Healthcare of Ukraine urges when having the first symptoms of respiratory illnesses to call a family doctor. Stay home! Self-isolation is the most efficient way to protect yourself from infection.