In the same period, 26,986 new cases of the disease were recorded, increasing the total number of infected with the new coronavirus (Sars-Cov-2) and its variants to 10,195,160
THE Brazil registered 639 new deaths caused by Covid-19 in the last 24 hours, making the total number of fatal victims of the disease since the start of the pandemic rise to 247.143. In the same period, 26.986 new cases of the disease, increasing the total infected by the new coronavirus (Sars-Cov-2) and its variants for 10.195.160. With the new figures, Brazil continues to approach the India, which is the second country with the most cases of Covid-19 (11 million infected), with U.S are first on the list, with more than 28 million cases. In relation to deaths, Brazil is already the second most affected country, being surpassed only by the USA, which total 499 thousand deaths. The data were released by the National Council of Health Secretaries (CONASS) through a bulletin updated at 6 pm on Monday, 22. The indicators of Covid-19’s progress in Brazil followed the trends presented in recent weeks. The lethality rate remains stable at 2.4%. The mortality rate of the disease continues to show increases, reaching the mark of 117.6 per 100 thousand inhabitants, while the incidence rate of Covid-19 continues to increase, reaching the level of 4,851, 4 for every 100 thousand inhabitants.