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  • Update on the spread of COVID-19 coronavirus infection
    Ministry of Healthcare of Ukraine, posted 18 August 2021 08:32

    According to the Public Health Center of Ukraine, as of August 17, in Ukraine, there have been officially confirmed 1,447 (104 children out of this number, 38 healthcare workers) new cases of COVID-19 infection.

    The COVID-19 vaccination campaign started on February 24, 2021. Since the beginning of the immunization campaign, 7,702,997 vaccines have been made.

    The number of vaccinated persons from COVID-19 from the beginning of the campaign makes up 4,851,541. On August 17, 2021, 118,594 people were vaccinated against COVID-19. Of this number 0 people got CoviShield vaccine, 51,132 - CoronaVac vaccine, 58,992 – Comirnaty vaccine, 8,126 – AstraZeneka, Janssen – 0, Moderna – 344.

    Vaccination was carried out by 839 mobile immunization teams, 2,797 vaccination points and 317 vaccination centers.

    During the last 24 hours, there have been hospitalized 677 persons, 40 patients died, 712 persons recovered. There have been conducted 60,654 testings (27,053 using the PCR method, 9,171 using the ELISA method and research by rapid tests for antigen to SARS-CoV-2 – 24,430).

    During the entire pandemic in Ukraine:

    • 2,268,666 persons contracted COVID-19 infection;
    • 2,198,220 people recovered;
    • 53,336 people died;
    • 11,726,235 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

    2268666

    1447

    53336

    40

    2198220

    712

    Kyiv city

    221583

    181

    5264

    1

    214206

    29

    Vinnytsia

    72032

    52

    1713

    1

    69833

    19

    Volyn

    62416

    13

    1205

    0

    61087

    6

    Dnipropetrovsk

    137474

    93

    4576

    6

    131830

    24

    Donetsk

    92660

    155

    2430

    3

    89234

    63

    Zhytomyr

    89239

    38

    1818

    2

    87002

    28

    Zakarpattia

    62429

    17

    1611

    0

    60579

    8

    Zaporizhia

    106019

    51

    2468

    3

    102794

    40

    Ivano-Frankivsk

    87283

    23

    2111

    2

    84761

    6

    Kyiv

    128804

    54

    2787

    5

    125137

    21

    Kirovohrad

    20825

    8

    867

    2

    19820

    20

    Luhansk

    27762

    65

    989

    1

    26177

    34

    Lviv

    138861

    35

    3705

    1

    134280

    37

    Mykolayiv

    70721

    19

    1874

    0

    68556

    13

    Odesa

    143218

    130

    3042

    2

    138624

    54

    Poltava

    78671

    44

    1876

    0

    76393

    34

    Rivne

    79993

    31

    1209

    0

    78513

    25

    Sumy

    78942

    33

    1349

    0

    77148

    64

    Ternopil

    70774

    47

    1209

    2

    69039

    7

    Kharkiv

    150621

    89

    3636

    5

    145571

    62

    Kherson

    37230

    76

    1198

    2

    35121

    26

    Khmelnytsky

    89775

    45

    1908

    1

    87353

    24

    Cherkasy

    82582

    62

    1329

    0

    80675

    37

    Chernivtsi

    80658

    58

    1807

    1

    78344

    10

    Chernihiv

    58094

    28

    1355

    0

    56143

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    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.