More than 700,000 confirmed cases worldwide, with a total of 209 million cases
Datetime: 2021-08-19 10:33:19
Overseas Network, August 19th. According to Worldometer's real-time statistics, as of around 6:30 on August 19, Beijing time, a total of 209,986,599 confirmed cases of new coronary pneumonia worldwide, and a total of 4,403,373 deaths. Globally, there were 703,811 new confirmed cases and 10,449 new deaths in a single day.
Data show that the United States, Brazil, Iran, India, and the United Kingdom are the five countries with the largest number of new confirmed cases. The United States, Indonesia, Brazil, Mexico, and Russia are the five countries with the highest number of new deaths.
More than 170,000 new confirmed cases in the U.S. 30-year-old group's hospitalization rate reaches the highest in history
According to Worldometer's real-time statistics, as of around 6:30 on August 19th, Beijing time, a total of 38023032 confirmed cases of new coronary pneumonia in the United States and a total of 641,141 deaths. Compared with the data at 6:30 the previous day, there were 177,328 new confirmed cases and 1,406 new deaths in the United States.
According to a report by CNN on the 17th, according to data from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, the number of hospitalized patients with new coronary pneumonia in the United States has continued to increase in the past more than a month. If calculated at the rate of at least 2,500 new patients per day last week, The number of hospitalizations this month will exceed the highest number of hospitalizations in January during the severe epidemic. At the same time, the age of the patient has changed significantly. According to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention of the United States, the hospitalization rate of patients with new crowns between 30 and 39 years old is the highest in the past.
23,916 new confirmed cases in Japan are the country's largest daily increase
According to a report from Kyodo News on the 18th, the number of confirmed cases of new coronary pneumonia in Japan reached 23,916 that day, setting a new high again. The number of critically ill patients increased by 70 from the previous day, reaching 1,716, a record high for 6 consecutive days. In the number of newly confirmed cases, the 27 prefectures and prefectures all set new highs. On the 18th, the chairman of the Japanese government's new crown pneumonia epidemic response team, Shigeru Oo, said that due to insufficient testing, the actual number of infections is higher than the announced number.
The Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare of Japan revealed on the 18th that in 40 prefectures, the number of newly confirmed cases per 100,000 people in a week is equivalent to the fourth stage (expanding outbreak), and it is necessary to hold that the whole country is at a disaster level. Respond to the awareness of the situation.
Brazil has more than 41,000 confirmed cases, Rio requires all civil servants to be vaccinated against the new crown
As of August 18, local time, there were 41,714 new confirmed cases of new coronary pneumonia in Brazil in a single day, with a total of 20,457,897 confirmed cases; 1064 new deaths in a single day, and a total of 571,662 deaths.
The Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro issued an announcement on August 18, requiring all civil servants to be vaccinated against the new crown, otherwise they will face warnings, suspension or even dismissal. The Rio city government requires all government departments that resume face-to-face offline office to only allow civil servants who have completed the new crown vaccination to enter the office. In addition, the city government also called on the elderly, pregnant women and the disabled who have not yet been vaccinated to complete the first dose of vaccination within this week.
India's new confirmed cases exceed 35,000, India's flagship Covishield vaccine appears fake
According to the latest data released by the Indian Ministry of Health on the 18th, the number of confirmed cases of new coronary pneumonia in India rose to 32,285,857. In the past 24 hours, India has newly confirmed 35,178 cases; 400 new deaths, and a total of 432,519 deaths.
According to a report by the BBC on the 18th, the Covishield vaccine, which is the mainstay in India, is the most widely used in India and has already injected more than 486 million doses. However, Indian authorities and Africa have recently seized a batch of suspicious Covishield vaccines from the market. The manufacturer of the vaccine and the Serological Institute of India confirmed that the batch of vaccines are indeed fakes. The WHO issued a warning in this regard: "Fake vaccines pose a serious threat to global public health!"
Russia has over 20,000 new confirmed cases
According to the latest data released on the official website of the Russian new crown virus epidemic prevention on the 18th, Russia has 20,914 new confirmed cases of new crown pneumonia, a total of 6,663,473 confirmed cases, 799 new cases of new crown pneumonia, and a total of 172,909 deaths.
Alexei Jaykin, a senior scientist at the Institute of Genetic Biology of the Russian Academy of Sciences, said in an interview with Xinhua News Agency that the traceability of the new coronavirus should be carried out on a global scale, including the verification of biological laboratories in developed countries such as the United States. Jay King has been studying the genetic recombination of microorganisms for more than 15 years. He pointed out that the United States is the world's leader in the field of biotechnology research. In recent years, biological laboratories in the United States have been exposed to accidents many times, and the United States must confess to the world how it controls biological research activities.