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  • Update on the spread of COVID-19 coronavirus infection
    Ministry of Healthcare of Ukraine, posted 19 August 2021 08:24

    According to the Public Health Center of Ukraine, as of August 18, in Ukraine there have been officially confirmed 1,560 (90 children out of this number, 35 healthcare workers) new cases of COVID-19 infection.

    The COVID-19 vaccination campaign started on February 24, 2021. Since the beginning of the immunization campaign7,823,001 vaccines have been made.

    Since the beginning of the immunization campaign, 4,914,255 people have been vaccinated. On August 18, 2021, 120,004 people were vaccinated against COVID-19. Of this number 0 people got CoviShield vaccine, 49,926 – CoronaVac vaccine, 55,920 – Comirnaty vaccine, 9,222 – AstraZeneka, 2,300 – Janssen, Moderna – 2,636.

    Vaccination was carried out by 843 mobile immunization teams, 2,745 vaccination points and 326 vaccination centers.

    During the last 24 hours, there have been hospitalized 665 persons, 32 patients died, 898 persons recovered. There have been conducted 50,593 testings (23,612 using the PCR method, 7,968 using the ELISA method and research by rapid tests for antigen to SARS-CoV-2 – 19,013).

    During the entire pandemic in Ukraine:

    • 2,270,226 persons contracted COVID-19 infection;
    • 2,199,118 people recovered;
    • 53,368 people died;
    • 11,749,847 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

    2270226

    1560

    53368

    32

    2199118

    898

    Kyiv city

    221828

    245

    5264

    0

    214393

    187

    Vinnytsia

    72104

    72

    1715

    2

    69850

    17

    Volyn

    62433

    17

    1206

    1

    61091

    4

    Dnipropetrovsk

    137535

    61

    4581

    5

    131865

    35

    Donetsk

    92729

    69

    2435

    5

    89303

    69

    Zhytomyr

    89281

    42

    1818

    0

    87042

    40

    Zakarpattia

    62447

    18

    1611

    0

    60582

    3

    Zaporizhia

    106099

    80

    2469

    1

    102841

    47

    Ivano-Frankivsk

    87341

    58

    2111

    0

    84771

    10

    Kyiv

    128862

    58

    2787

    0

    125197

    60

    Kirovohrad

    20835

    10

    867

    0

    19827

    7

    Luhansk

    27814

    52

    990

    1

    26230

    53

    Lviv

    138918

    57

    3706

    1

    134323

    43

    Mykolayiv

    70743

    22

    1876

    2

    68593

    37

    Odesa

    143323

    105

    3043

    1

    138644

    20

    Poltava

    78709

    38

    1876

    0

    76413

    20

    Rivne

    80010

    17

    1210

    1

    78534

    21

    Sumy

    78990

    48

    1349

    0

    77165

    17

    Ternopil

    70861

    87

    1209

    0

    69061

    22

    Kharkiv

    150751

    130

    3641

    5

    145601

    30

    Kherson

    37280

    50

    1199

    1

    35188

    67

    Khmelnytsky

    89834

    59

    1909

    1

    87367

    14

    Cherkasy

    82626

    44

    1331

    2

    80692

    17

    Chernivtsi

    80740

    82

    1808

    1

    78358

    14

    Chernihiv

    58133

    58133

    58133

    58133

    58133

    58133

     

    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 Health reminds that following three simple rules of anti-epidemic safety - keeping a distance, wearing a mask and using hand sanitizers - saves lives. Take care of yourself and your family. When having the first signs of respiratory illness, be sure to call your family doctor or the contact center of the Ministry of Health phoning 0 800 60 20 19.