Since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic in the world, the total number of deaths from coronavirus-related diseases as of 08:00 Moscow time on Tuesday reached 1 million 001 thousand 390 people, according to data from the American Johns Hopkins University.
On the eve of the fact that the number of victims of the virus exceeded 1 million, the portal Worldometer, which specializes in statistics on the most important world events, informed.
According to the university on Tuesday morning, the number of infected in the world was 33 million 321 thousand 537.
Countries with 4 million or more officially reported cases of COVID-19 include the United States, India and Brazil.
In the United States, 7 million 148 thousand 009 cases of infection were detected, 205 thousand 069 died, almost 2.8 million were cured.
India remains in second place in terms of the number of infected, where 6 million 074 thousand 702 cases were recorded with 95 thousand 542 deaths and 5 million recovered.
In Brazil, the number of infected reached 4 million 745 thousand 464, 142 thousand 158 people died, 4.19 million were cured.
According to Worldometer, the death rate from COVID-19 per million inhabitants of the planet was 129.1. In the United States, 633 people died per 1 million of the country's population, India – 70, Brazil – 668.