Chronicles of the pandemic: how many people are infected in the world?

In the world since the beginning of the pandemic, 858,785 people have become infected with the coronavirus, according to the website of the research center for systems science and engineering (CSSE) at Johns Hopkins University (USA). According to the latest data, more than 42 thousand people died and more than 178 thousand recovered. On March 31, it was 785 709 infected.

In the United States, 189,035 people were infected, 3,900 died, and 7,096 recovered. The White House said that the death rate in the United States can be from 100 to 240 thousand people. President Donald Trump has warned of two or three very difficult weeks ahead.

In China, 82,290 people were infected, 3,310 people died, and 76,206 recovered. At the same time, many in China doubt the official statistics on deaths from COVID-19. The country began to issue urns with the ashes of the dead, people do not agree on the calculations.

In Europe, most cases of coronavirus were still found in Italy-105,792, 12,428 people died, and 15,729 recovered. In Spain, 95,923 people were infected, 8,464 people died and 19,259 recovered. Germany is the third most widespread coronavirus in Europe, with 71,808 cases, 775 deaths, and 16,100 recoveries.

In Russia-2337 infected, 17 dead, 121 recovered patients. Almost the same number of infected people in Poland — 2311, 33 people died in the country and only 7 recovered. In Ukraine, 645 people were infected, 17 deaths were recorded and 10 people recovered. In Lithuania, 537 cases of coronavirus were recorded, 8 deaths and 7 patients were discharged. In Latvia, there are fewer infected people — 398 and no deaths.

Author: Flyn Braun
Graduated from Cambridge University. Previously, he worked in various diferent news media. Currently, it is a columnist of the us news section in the Free News editors.
Function: Editor