Data were released by the National Council of Health Secretaries (CONASS) through a bulletin updated at 6 pm on Friday, 19
In the past 24 hours, the Brazil registered 51.050 new cases and 1.308 new deaths by Covid-19. With this, the country increased the number of infected with the new coronavirus (Sars-Cov-2) and its variants for 10.081.676, this being the third largest number of cases per country in the world, being surpassed by U.S, with 27.9 million cases, and India, with 10.9 million infected. Regarding the number of deaths, Brazil has 244,765 fatal victims, being the second country in the ranking, being surpassed only by the USA, which total 495 thousand deaths caused by the disease. The data were released by the National Council of Health Secretaries (CONASS) through a bulletin updated at 6 pm on Friday, 19. Again, 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 116.5 per 100 thousand inhabitants. Finally, the incidence rate of Covid-19 continues to increase, reaching the level of 4,797, 4 per 100 thousand inhabitants.