Brazil, one of the countries most affected in the world by the new pandemic coronavirus Along with the United States and India, it registered 14,768 new confirmed cases and 415 deaths related to COVID-19 in the last 24 hours, according to the Ministry of Health disclosed this Sunday.
In its most recent daily epidemiological bulletin, the Government reported that the total infected amounted to 4,330,455 people, while the number of deaths rose to 131,625 deaths.
The number of deaths and infections It is lower than that of Saturday and that of the most recent reports, although on weekends the figures tend to fall due to the lack of officials in local health secretariats of remote municipalities and where the consolidated report is made only between Monday and Tuesday.
The data of the pandemic
Brazil, which continues as one of the global epicenters of the pandemic as the second country in number of deaths and the third in infections, registered this Saturday a mortality rate of 62.6 deaths and an incidence of 2,060.7 infected people per 100,000 inhabitants .
The data also shows that 3,573,958 patients from the new coronavirus have been recovered as of this Sunday, including the president Jair Bolsonaro, his wife, two of his five children and several Cabinet ministers, representing 82.5% of the total number of infected in the country of 210 million inhabitants.
Another 624,872 patients, including some governors, are under medical monitoring after having given positive in tests clinics. The state of Sao Paulo (892,527 confirmed cases and 32,606 deaths), in the Southeast region, remains the most affected by the pathogen.
Vaccine clinical trials
The South American country maintains its commitment to vaccinations and will resume on Monday the clinical tests of the one developed by the Anglo-Swedish laboratory AstraZeneca and the British University of Oxford, according to the Brazilian health regulator.
The federal government and several regional governments have already established international agreements to test, produce and commercialize the different immunological initiatives that are being developed in the United Kingdom, China, Russia, the United States and Germany.
Despite a slight slowdown, which has stabilized some statistics, Brazil maintains a high number of almost 1,000 deaths per day Since the end of May they have not prevented practically all the states from continuing with their de-escalation plan.
The emblematic Ipanema and Copacabana beaches, the most traditional of Rio de Janeiro, for example, this Sunday registered agglomerations, assaults and a strong movement amid the de-escalation and resumption of activities that several Brazilian cities are carrying out due to the new coronavirus pandemic.