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  • Update on the spread and prevention of COVID-19 coronavirus infection
    Ministry of Healthcare of Ukraine, posted 19 October 2021 08:26

    According to the Public Health Center of Ukraine, as of October 18, in Ukraine there have been officially confirmed 15,579 (1,309 children out of this number, 282 healthcare workers) new cases of COVID-19 infection.

    The COVID-19 vaccination campaign started on February 24, 2021. Since the beginning of the immunization campaign14,635,480 vaccines have been made.

    Since the beginning of the immunization campaign, 8,065,762 people have been vaccinated. On October 18, 2021, 193,069 people were vaccinated against COVID-19. Of this number 0 people got CoviShield vaccine, 59,431 – CoronaVac vaccine, 97,129 – Comirnaty vaccine, 36,509 – AstraZeneka, 0 – Janssen, Moderna – 0.

    Vaccination was carried out by 957 mobile immunization teams, 3,010 vaccination points and 349 vaccination centers.

    During the last 24 hours, there have been hospitalized 2,852 persons, 538 patients died, 7,776 persons recovered. There have been conducted 118,195 testings (60,679 using the PCR method, 13,814 using the ELISA method and research by rapid tests for antigen to SARS-CoV-2 – 43,702).

    During the entire pandemic in Ukraine:

    • 2,660,273 persons contracted COVID-19 infection;
    • 2,337,194 people recovered;
    • 61,348 people died;
    • 13,642,447 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

    2660273

    15579

    61348

    538

    2337194

    7776

    Kyiv city

    245483

    837

    5712

    26

    224834

    264

    Vinnytsia

    79496

    261

    1897

    24

    73108

    127

    Volyn

    71734

    435

    1361

    12

    63394

    99

    Dnipropetrovsk

    167321

    1203

    5227

    20

    143578

    327

    Donetsk

    115238

    899

    2907

    55

    98560

    850

    Zhytomyr

    103812

    202

    2168

    15

    91740

    683

    Zakarpattia

    66037

    184

    1690

    9

    61619

    27

    Zaporizhia

    127619

    1019

    2943

    20

    108172

    76

    Ivano-Frankivsk

    96617

    213

    2309

    12

    89433

    66

    Kyiv

    141616

    565

    3034

    19

    129923

    222

    Kirovohrad

    23086

    47

    928

    5

    20553

    33

    Luhansk

    41879

    611

    1342

    34

    30779

    287

    Lviv

    165242

    959

    4263

    65

    140296

    468

    Mykolayiv

    78945

    302

    2107

    15

    72725

    249

    Odesa

    173030

    1418

    3616

    24

    145740

    218

    Poltava

    88885

    593

    2061

    26

    80532

    328

    Rivne

    92417

    593

    1409

    18

    84190

    574

    Sumy

    94030

    700

    1629

    28

    82360

    280

    Ternopil

    83298

    437

    1463

    18

    75441

    292

    Kharkiv

    188645

    1412

    4367

    27

    158388

    840

    Kherson

    52506

    880

    1490

    1

    39744

    164

    Khmelnytsky

    104083

    301

    2182

    22

    92929

    651

    Cherkasy

    93818

    676

    1466

    17

    84051

    179

    Chernivtsi

    99252

    595

    2255

    15

    85532

    204

    Chernihiv

    66184

    237

    1522

    11

    59573

    268

     

    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.