More than 30 million people in the world are infected with COVID-19

The number of detected cases of coronavirus infection in the world exceeded 30 million on Friday, according to data on the website of the American Johns Hopkins University.

According to the latest data from the university, the number of cases of coronavirus infection in the world has reached 30,003,378. 942,989 patients with COVID-19 have died. Over 20.3 million cases have recovered over the entire period.

The United States remains the leader among countries in the world in terms of incidence. More than 6.6 million cases of COVID-19 have been identified there. 197 thousand people died, 2.5 million people recovered. In second place is India – 5.1 million cases, 83 thousand deaths, four million recovered. The third is Brazil – 4.4 million people are infected, 134 thousand people died, 3.8 million people recovered.

On March 11, the World Health Organization declared the outbreak of the new coronavirus infection COVID-19 a pandemic.