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  • Update on the spread of COVID-19 coronavirus infection
    Ministry of Healthcare of Ukraine, posted 18 November 2020 08:41

    According to the Public Health Center of Ukraine, as of November 18, in Ukraine, there have been officially confirmed 12,496 (535 children out of this number, 529 healthcare workers) new cases of COVID-19 infection.

    During the last 24 hours, there have been hospitalized 1,668 persons, 256 patients died, 8,096 persons recovered. There have been conducted 73,064 testing (42,379 using the PCR method and 30,685 using the ELISA method).

    During the entire pandemic in Ukraine:

    570,153 persons contracted COVID-19 infection;

    259,079 people recovered;

    10,112 people died;

    4,022,283 testing have been conducted.

    The largest number of confirmed cases in the last 24 hours was registered in Kyiv city (1213 cases), Dnipropetrovsk region (1023), Cherkasy region (800), Kyiv region (774), Zaporizhia region (708).

    The number of people with coronavirus disease in regions:

    Kyiv city

    53,855

    Vinnytsia region –

    14,306

    Volyn region –

    19,648

    Dnipropetrovsk region –

    23,900

    Donetsk region –

    18,257

    Zhytomyr region –

    23,988

    Zakarpattia region –

    20,146

    Zaporizhia region –

    20,733

    Ivano-Frankivsk region –

    29,542

    Kyiv region –

    26,561

    Kirovohrad region –

    3,818

    Luhansk region –

    5,286

    Lviv region –

    38,577

    Mykolayiv region –

    13,394

    Odesa region –

    34,806

    Poltava region –

    16,418

    Rivne region –

    25,904

    Sumy region –

    19,514

    Ternopil region –

    24,242

    Kharkiv region –

    49,067

    Kherson region –

    7,624

    Khmelnytsky region –

    23,952

    Cherkasy region –

    15,033

    Chernivtsi region –

    29,126

    Chernihiv region –

    12,456

    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.