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  • Update on the spread of COVID-19 coronavirus infection
    Ministry of Healthcare of Ukraine, posted 17 May 2021 08:55

    According to the Public Health Center of Ukraine, as of May 17, in Ukraine there have been officially confirmed 2,136 (104 children out of this number, 47 healthcare workers) new cases of COVID-19 infection. The number of active cases makes up 243,223.

    Since the beginning of the immunization campaign, 940,160 people have been vaccinated. On May 16, 2021, 2,230 people were vaccinated against COVID-19. Of this number 50 people got CoviShield vaccine, 328 – CoronaVac vaccine, 1,152 – Comirnaty vaccine, 700 - AstraZeneka.

    During the last 24 hours, there have been hospitalized 1,260 persons, 109 patients died, 6869 persons recovered. There have been conducted 17,306 testing (9,966 using the PCR method, 1,396 using the ELISA method and research by rapid tests for antigen to SARS-CoV-2 – 5,944).

    During the entire pandemic in Ukraine:

    • 2,156,000 persons contracted COVID-19 infection;
    • 1,864,593 people recovered;
    • 48,184 people died;
    • 9,851,754 testings 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

    2156000

    2136

    48184

    109

    1864593

    6869

    Kyiv city

    2156000

    2136

    48184

    109

    1864593

    6869

    Vinnytsia

    69523

    37

    1615

    1

    58088

    380

    Volyn

    59337

    228

    1062

    3

    53961

    398

    Dnipropetrovsk

    129201

    134

    3781

    21

    110342

    508

    Donetsk

    86421

    190

    2026

    0

    73673

    122

    Zhytomyr

    86509

    93

    1694

    4

    77087

    294

    Zakarpattia

    60959

    10

    1560

    0

    57481

    130

    Zaporizhia

    100079

    98

    2164

    20

    89251

    262

    Ivano-Frankivsk

    85301

    42

    2025

    0

    81046

    105

    Kyiv

    122242

    97

    2577

    0

    111524

    480

    Kirovohrad

    19694

    4

    744

    1

    14108

    238

    Luhansk

    25285

    10

    828

    0

    21385

    7

    Lviv

    133304

    104

    3468

    5

    119260

    1194

    Mykolayiv

    66329

    122

    1747

    5

    62157

    45

    Odesa

    137917

    134

    2797

    0

    112582

    297

    Poltava

    75449

    62

    1693

    2

    68190

    196

    Rivne

    75714

    182

    1135

    8

    70788

    205

    Sumy

    75558

    137

    1228

    2

    70502

    164

    Ternopil

    68389

    59

    1142

    3

    62660

    189

    Kharkiv

    143316

    89

    3050

    10

    122734

    1003

    Kherson

    33380

    114

    1004

    0

    28084

    109

    Khmelnytsky

    86599

    12

    1738

    1

    77945

    22

    Cherkasy

    79038

    113

    1159

    0

    67750

    231

    Chernivtsi

    78432

    59

    1723

    4

    70693

    423

    Chernihiv

    55624

    30

    1244

    0

    50258

    52

     

    Data from the temporarily occupied territories of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea, Donetsk, Luhansk regions and the city of Sevastopol are not available.

    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.