In Brazil, over the past day, 29,741 cases of COVID-19 have been recorded. Thus, the number of infections in the country exceeded 5 million, reaching 5,000,694 confirmed cases.
At the same time, 500 thousand people have tested positive for coronavirus in the past 18 days.
Thus, the country ranks third in the world in the incidence of COVID-19, sacrificing only the United States (7 772 511 cases) and India (6 832 988). It is followed by the Russian Federation (1,248,619) and Colombia (877,683).
Since the start of the pandemic, Brazil has recorded 148,304 deaths and 4,391,424 recoveries.
According to the latest data, 36.4 million cases of coronavirus have been confirmed in the world, of which more than a million are fatal and 27.4 million are recoveries.
Recall that the World Health Organization called the main problem in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic — the unwillingness of citizens to continue to comply with quarantine measures. The WHO estimates that quarantine fatigue in some European countries exceeds 60% of the population.