Since the beginning of the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic, the number of infected people in the world as of 8:00 Moscow time on Monday reached 28 million 996 thousand 407 people, an increase of 237 thousand 368 per day, the American Johns Hopkins University reported.
The number of victims from diseases related to the virus in the world amounted to 923 thousand 883 against 920 thousand 231 days earlier, 19.5 million were cured.
More than 4 million people have been infected since the start of the pandemic in the United States, India and Brazil.
In the United States at 8:00 Moscow time on Monday, a total of 6 million 519 thousand 979 infected were detected, 194 thousand 079 people died, more than 2.45 million recovered.
In India, on Thursday morning, 4 million 846 thousand 427 infected were recorded, 79 thousand 722 people died, more than 3.7 million recovered.
In Brazil, the number of cases reached 4 million 330 thousand 455 with 131 thousand 625 deaths and 3.72 million recovered.
According to the portal Worldometer, which specializes in statistics on the most important world events, the death rate per 1 million inhabitants of the planet has reached 119.1. In the US, 599 people died per 1 million of the population, Brazil – 619, India – 58.