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  • Update on the spread of COVID-19 coronavirus infection
    Ministry of Healthcare of Ukraine, posted 18 May 2021 08:49

    According to the Public Health Center of Ukraine, as of May 18, in Ukraine there have been officially confirmed 4,095 (235 children out of this number, 162 healthcare workers) new cases of COVID-19 infection. The number of active cases makes up 229,282.

    Since the beginning of the immunization campaign, 948,332 people have been vaccinated. On May 17, 2021, 17,232 people were vaccinated against COVID-19. Of this number 330 people got CoviShield vaccine, 5,324 – CoronaVac vaccine, 5,184 – Comirnaty vaccine, 6,394 - AstraZeneka.

    During the last 24 hours, there have been hospitalized 999 persons, 285 patients died, 17,751 persons recovered. There have been conducted 61,110  testing (30,693 using the PCR method, 13,378 using the ELISA method and research by rapid tests for antigen to SARS-CoV-2 – 17,039).

    During the entire pandemic in Ukraine:

    • 2,160,095 persons contracted COVID-19 infection;
    • 1,882,344 people recovered;
    • 48,469 people died;
    • 9,882,447 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

    2160095

    4095

    48469

    285

    1882344

    17751

    Kyiv city

    202417

    425

    4959

    9

    133079

    683

    Vinnytsia

    69567

    44

    1617

    2

    58920

    832

    Volyn

    59880

    135

    1099

    7

    54811

    202

    Dnipropetrovsk

    129421

    220

    3809

    28

    112008

    1666

    Donetsk

    86849

    428

    2061

    35

    74684

    1011

    Zhytomyr

    86539

    30

    1696

    2

    78134

    1047

    Zakarpattia

    61017

    58

    1565

    5

    57680

    199

    Zaporizhia

    00344

    265

    2184

    20

    90061

    810

    Ivano-Frankivsk

    85374

    73

    2030

    5

    81252

    206

    Kyiv

    122471

    229

    2592

    15

    112406

    882

    Kirovohrad

    19734

    40

    754

    10

    14367

    259

    Luhansk

    25396

    111

    833

    5

    21852

    467

    Lviv

    133422

    118

    3488

    20

    120365

    1105

    Mykolayiv

    66515

    186

    1752

    5

    62496

    339

    Odesa

    138065

    148

    2821

    24

    114308

    1726

    Poltava

    75724

    275

    1707

    14

    69393

    1203

    Rivne

    76139

    425

    1139

    4

    71647

    859

    Sumy

    75671

    113

    1239

    11

    70859

    357

    Ternopil

    68454

    65

    1147

    5

    62984

    324

    Kharkiv

    143575

    259

    3073

    23

    123635

    901

    Kherson

    33408

    28

    1013

    9

    28291

    207

    Khmelnytsky

    86702

    103

    1748

    10

    78726

    781

    Cherkasy

    79218

    180

    1166

    7

    68437

    687

    Chernivtsi

    78506

    74

    1725

    2

    71230

    537

    Chernihiv

    5687

    63

    1252

    8

    50719

    461

     

    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.