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  • Update on the spread of COVID-19 coronavirus infection
    Ministry of Healthcare of Ukraine, posted 17 March 2021 09:25

    According to the Public Health Center of Ukraine, as of March 17, in Ukraine, there have been officially confirmed 11,833 (609 children out of this number, 388 healthcare workers) new cases of COVID-19 infection. The number of active cases makes up 222,361.

    Since the beginning of the immunization campaign, 71,923 people have been vaccinated, of whom 71,923 have received 1 dose, and 0 have completed vaccination (received 2 doses).

    On March 16, 2021, 9,840 people were vaccinated against COVID-19, of which 9,840 persons were vaccinated with 1 dose, vaccination was completed (2 doses) - 0 people.

    During the last 24 hours, there have been hospitalized 4,887 persons, 289 patients died, 5,467 persons recovered. There have been conducted 121,144 testing (50,966 using the PCR method, 22,035 using the ELISA method and research by rapid tests for antigen to SARS-CoV-2 – 48,143).

    During the entire pandemic in Ukraine:

    • 1489023 persons contracted COVID-19 infection;
    • 1237676 people recovered;
    • 28986 people died;
    • 7467108 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

    1489023

    11833

    28986

    289

    1237676

    5467

    Kyiv city

    148831

    1121

    2961

    25

    99880

    291

    Vinnytsia

    48063

    750

    807

    12

    30954

    220

    Volyn

    42928

    239

    688

    8

    38846

    157

    Dnipropetrovsk

    80219

    539

    2148

    20

    71135

    445

    Donetsk

    51284

    373

    1134

    19

    45617

    134

    Zhytomyr

    60805

    482

    993

    11

    47141

    198

    Zakarpattia

    48319

    557

    1132

    15

    35256

    394

    Zaporizhia

    72665

    348

    1265

    10

    67221

    269

    Ivano-Frankivsk

    74134

    506

    1471

    23

    55021

    494

    Kyiv

    83740

    630

    1380

    16

    73086

    420

    Kirovohrad

    11491

    112

    422

    2

    8544

    33

    Luhansk

    15846

    110

    497

    3

    14494

    107

    Lviv

    89008

    884

    2430

    17

    73619

    294

    Mykolayiv

    46670

    452

    888

    12

    39599

    140

    Odesa

    93875

    883

    1571

    16

    81424

    120

    Poltava

    49166

    265

    1046

    7

    43730

    97

    Rivne

    52107

    433

    659

    2

    48688

    171

    Sumy

    51804

    283

    742

    7

    47680

    166

    Ternopil

    47442

    485

    666

    14

    41302

    250

    Kharkiv

    91510

    750

    1750

    17

    80051

    179

    Kherson

    22451

    66

    670

    1

    20749

    60

    Khmelnytsky

    53816

    703

    983

    7

    47013

    251

    Cherkasy

    51607

    297

    685

    6

    47105

    174

    Chernivtsi

    63418

    481

    1197

    15

    47372

    238

    Chernihiv

    37824

    84

    801

    4

    32149

    165

     

    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.