Ukraine has already recorded 4.75 million cases of coronavirus disease COVID-19.
As follows from the message of the Ministry of Health of Ukraine, the increase for the day, February 21, - more than 24 thousand, a jump of 80% compared to the previous day.
"During the day on February 21, 24,440 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 coronavirus disease were recorded in Ukraine," the report reads.
Of those who fell ill in the past day: children - 2,455, health workers - 665.At the same time, recovered for a day more than those who fell ill - about 33 thousand, this trend holds for the second day.
Also in the past 24 hours:
hospitalized - 1,553 people;
33,238 people recovered.
During the entire pandemic in Ukraine:
fell ill - 4,758,773 persons;
3 985 601 persons recovered;
fatal cases - 104 932;
19,430,200 PCR tests were conducted.
During the last day the largest number of confirmed cases was registered in Kiev city (4193), Dnipropetrovsk (2159), Odessa (1664), Poltava (1490) and Zaporizhzhya (1393) regions.
During the day on February 21, 56 726 people were vaccinated against COVID-19 in Ukraine. The first dose was given to 15,443 people, the second dose to 26,027 people, an additional dose to 350 people, and a booster dose to 14,906 people, according to the Ministry of Health.
As of Tuesday morning, more than 426 million people worldwide had already been sickened by the COVID-19 coronavirus disease. The number of dead rose to 5 million 909 thousand people. This is reported by the Worldometers website.