In the last 24 hours, 1,386 deaths have been recorded, one of the biggest brands of the pandemic to date, which has increased the number of fatalities to 248,529
In the past 24 hours, the Brazil registered 62,715 new cases of Covid-19, increasing the total infected with the new coronavirus (Sars-Cov-2) and its variants to 10,257,875, being the third largest brand in the world, behind only U.S and yes India. In the same period, 1,386 deaths were recorded, one of the biggest pandemic marks to date, which increased the number of fatalities to 248,529, with the country expected to surpass the 250,000 death mark in the coming days. With this, Brazil is the second country with more victims, behind only the USA, which surpassed the mark of half a million deaths this Tuesday, 23. The data were released by the National Council of Health Secretaries (CONASS) through newsletter updated at 6 pm on Tuesday.
Disease indicators continue to maintain recent trends. The lethality rate of Covid-19 in Brazil remains stable at 2.4% while the mortality rate increased again, reaching the mark of 118.3 per 100 thousand inhabitants. Another index that continues to show an increase is the disease incidence rate increased again, going to 4,881.3 for every 100 thousand inhabitants. The figures were released on the same day that vaccine developed by Pfizer in partnership with BioNTech has been approved for final use in Brazil. However, there are no doses of the immunizer purchased or reserved to date.