Over 25,000 Ukrainians diagnosed with COVID-19, record number recovered

23 February 2022, 09:42 PM

Over the past day, 25,062 Ukrainians have been diagnosed with COVID-19, a total of 297 deaths were recorded, and 37,432 patients recovered from the disease, according to official data from the Ukrainian Ministry of Health as of the morning of Feb. 23.

The daily rate of COVID-19 infections in Ukraine was slightly increased on the previous day, when 24,440 Ukrainians were reported to have contracted the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus.

For second day in a row a record number of people recovered from the disease. The previous highest day was recorded on Feb. 22, when 33,238 Ukrainians recovered from COVID-19.

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Over the entire duration of the pandemic, a total of 4,783,835 people have been diagnosed with COVID-19 in Ukraine, of whom 4,023,033 have recovered, and 105,229 have died.

COVID-19 new cases, breakdown by region:

Kyiv City – 3,699;

Dnipropetrovsk Oblast – 2,343;

Poltava Oblast – 1,686;

Donetsk Oblast – 1,523;

Cherkasy Oblast – 1,323;

Kyiv Oblast – 1,317;

Zaporizhzhia Oblast – 1,274;

Khmelnytskyi Oblast – 1,173;

Odesa Oblast – 1,142;

Mykolaiv Oblast – 1,120;

Zhytomyr Oblast – 870;

Kherson Oblast – 792;

Volyn Oblast – 786;

Kharkiv Oblast – 767;

Luhansk Oblast – 701;

Rivne Oblast – 617;

Sumy Oblast – 591;

Lviv Oblast – 557;

Vinnytsia Oblast – 523;

Ivano-Frankivsk Oblast – 424;

Kirovohrad Oblast – 414;

Zakarpattia Oblast – 385;

Ternopil Oblast – 372;

Chernihiv Oblast – 369;

Cherivtsi Oblast – 294.

No data is available for the temporarily occupied territories of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea, the non-government-controlled parts of Donetsk and Luhansk oblasts, and Sevastopol.

An adaptive quarantine is in effect in the country until the end of March 2022, dividing Ukraine into colored zones that represent the impact of the coronavirus on the region.

Ivano-Frankivsk, Rivne, Zakarpattia, Khmelnytskyi and Luhansk Oblasts are in the red zone, while all other regions are currently in the yellow or orange zones.

Over 31 million coronavirus vaccination doses have been administered, and nearly 15 million people have received two doses, with more than 600,000 people having had a booster dose.

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