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  • Update on the spread of COVID-19 coronavirus infection
    Ministry of Healthcare of Ukraine, posted 29 December 2020 08:57

    According to the Public Health Center of Ukraine, as of December 29, in Ukraine, there have been officially confirmed 6,988 (324 children out of this number, 337 healthcare workers) new cases of COVID-19 infection. The number of active cases makes up 337,446.

    During the last 24 hours, there have been hospitalized 1,298 persons, 232 patients died, 16,106 persons recovered. There have been conducted 43,585 testing (25,965 using the PCR method and 17,620 using the ELISA method).

    During the entire pandemic in Ukraine:

    • 1,037,362 persons contracted COVID-19 infection;
    • 681,835 people recovered;
    • 18,081 people died;
    • 5,511,179 testing have been conducted.

    The largest number of confirmed cases in the last 24 hours was registered in Kyiv city (953), Odesa region (729), Poltava region (644), Lviv region (555), Zaporizhia region (514).

    The number of people with coronavirus disease in regions:

    Kyiv city

    109,008

    Vinnytsia region –

    22,078

    Volyn region –

    32,626

    Dnipropetrovsk region –

    57,632

    Donetsk region –

    35,562

    Zhytomyr region –

    38,554

    Zakarpattia region –

    27,974

    Zaporizhia region –

    52,689

    Ivano-Frankivsk region –

    42,949

    Kyiv region –

    57,912

    Kirovohrad region –

    8,248

    Luhansk region –

    10,054

    Lviv region –

    60,560

    Mykolayiv region –

    30,300

    Odesa region –

    69,863

    Poltava region –

    35,487

    Rivne region –

    40,459

    Sumy region –

    40,170

    Ternopil region –

    33,622

    Kharkiv region –

    68,395

    Kherson region –

    17,327

    Khmelnytsky region –

    38,471

    Cherkasy region –

    38,302

    Chernivtsi region –

    39,662

    Chernihiv region –

    29,458


    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.