State and municipal health departments recorded 29,976 new cases of covid-19 in the last 24 hours. According to the bodies, 222 deaths from complications associated with the disease were confirmed in the same period.
The data are in the update of the Ministry of Health released this Friday (5). The folder reported that Mato Grosso do Sul did not update the numbers of deaths and cases in this balance sheet.
With the new information, the total number of people infected by the new coronavirus during the pandemic already adds up to 33,994,470.
The number of cases under follow-up is 646,472. The term is given to designate cases reported in the last 14 days that were not discharged and did not result in death.
With today’s numbers, the total number of deaths has reached 679,758 since the beginning of the pandemic. There are still 3,237 deaths under investigation. The occurrences involve cases in which the patient died, but the investigation if the cause was covid-19 still requires additional tests and procedures.
So far, 32,668,240 people have recovered from Covid-19. The number corresponds to 96% of those infected since the beginning of the pandemic.
According to the balance of the Ministry of Health, at the top of the ranking of states with the most deaths from covid-19 recorded so far are São Paulo (173,237), Rio de Janeiro (74,945), Minas Gerais (63,104), Paraná (44,595) and Rio Grande do Sul (40,527).
The states with the fewest deaths resulting from the pandemic are Acre (2,021), Amapá (2,153), Roraima (2,158), Tocantins (4,189) and Sergipe (6,417)
Until this Friday, the Ministry of Health’s vaccinometer indicated a total of 468,268,707 doses of vaccines against covid-19 applied since the beginning of the immunization campaign. Of these, 178.3 million as a first dose, 159.4 million as a second and 4.9 million as a single dose. The booster dose has already been given to more than 103.1 million people and the second extra dose or fourth dose to 17.6 million. The panel also records 4.7 million doses as additional, which are those applied to those who had received Janssen’s immunizer, a single dose.