The total number of COVID-19 cases worldwide has already reached more than 6.1 million. Such data on Tuesday, June 2, was published on its website by the World Health Organization (WHO).
WHO statistics indicate that patients with coronavirus infection have been identified in 216 countries. According to the latest data, more than 376 thousand people out of 6.1 million with COVID-19 died.
The most cases of infection were recorded in North and South America — 2.9 million. The United States (1.7 million) and Brazil (514 thousand)are the leaders in anti-rating.
As of June 2 in Russia, the total number of detected cases of COVID-19 reached 423,741 people, 5037 patients died, and 186,985 recovered.
Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin is convinced that the situation with the spread of coronavirus in the country is stabilizing.
The day before, the World Health Organization(WHO) said that the majority of patients who have had a coronavirus infection are fully recovering.
The spread of coronavirus, which causes COVID-19 disease, began in late December last year in Wuhan, China. In March, WHO declared a coronavirus pandemic.