Of the 16,557 deaths in the world due to COVID-19, only 6,077 are in Italy.
As of this morning, 381,499 people have been infected with coronavirus infection worldwide. This is evidenced by the data of Johns Hopkins University.
16 557 people became victims of COVID-19, 101 794 – were cured.
In China, where the coronavirus began to spread, the number of cases reached 81 552. 3 281 people died, 73 277 were cured.
Italy ranks second in terms of virus spread rate, with 63,927 cases, 6,077 dead and 7,432 cured.
In third and fourth places are the USA and Spain. Accordingly, 46 438 infected, 586 dead and 35 136 infected and 3 355 dead.
An outbreak of COVID-19 coronavirus infection began in December 2019 in Wuhan, China. March 11 World Health Organization announced the spread of coronavirus pandemic.
In Ukraine, as of March 23, officially confirmed 73 cases of infection coronavirus. Three people died, one recovered. In the evening, the chief sanitary doctor of Ukraine Viktor Lyashko said that during the day in the country tentatively 10 new cases confirmed coronavirus infection, the exact information will be known on the morning of March 24.