2.66 million cases of coronavirus disease were recorded in the country. For the past 24hrs, on October 18, 15 579 cases of the disease were detected. Almost 2.8 people are in hospital beds. This was reported by the Ministry of Health of Ukraine.
«For the day of October 19, 2021 in Ukraine, 15,579 new confirmed cases of coronavirus COVID-19 were recorded,» the Ministry of Health said.
Also October 19:
- 193,069 people were vaccinated against coronavirus;
- 109,667 of them received one vaccination;
- 83,402 people – passed the entire course of vaccination.
On October 19, 2,852 people (95% of them unvaccinated) were hospitalized, 538 people died and 7,776 recovered.
During the entire period of the pandemic in Ukraine:
- 2,660,273 people fell ill;
- 2,337,194 people were cured;
- 61,348 people died;
- 13, 642, 447 PCR tests were performed.
On October 19, 1309 children and 282 medical workers became ill with coronavirus infection.
Odessa region leads in the number of COVID-19 diseases (1418 cases). In second place Kharkiv (1412), followed by Dnepropetrovsk region (1203), Zaporozhye (1019) and Lviv region (959).
According to Worldometer, which monitors the global situation with coronaviruses, Ukraine ranks 19th in the spread of the disease and nineteenth – in mortality from COVID-19.