As Ukraine struggles with COVID-19: an online briefing of the Minister of health

Maxim Stepanov gave a daily briefing

In Ukraine, the growing number of people infected with coronavirus – for the last day in the country registered 823 new cases of infection. Since the epidemic began COVID-19 ill 48 500 Ukrainians.

This was during a briefing on the epidemiological situation in the country on 5 July said the Minister of health of Ukraine Maxim Stepanov. Online broadcast of the report of the head of the Ministry of health see below:

Earlier, the state statistics showed the data about deaths from COVID-19. The site States that from this disease died nine Ukrainians. At the same time, flu and pneumonia became the cause of death 1974 people.

We also wrote that from may 15 to June 15 deaths from coronavirus in Ukraine has almost doubled. The mortality rate now is 2.1 per 100 thousand inhabitants. The average mortality rate in Ukraine is 2.9%.