State and municipal health departments recorded 25,609 new cases of covid-19 in 24 hours across the country. According to the secretariats, 125 deaths from complications associated with the disease were also confirmed. The data are in the update of the Ministry of Health released this Friday (13).
With the new data, the total number of people infected with the new coronavirus during the pandemic reached 30,664,739.
The number of cases of covid-19 in follow-up is at 288,221. The term is used to designate cases reported in the last 14 days that patients were not discharged or resulted in death.
With today’s figures, the total number of deaths has reached 664,780. There are still 3,194 deaths under investigation. The occurrences involve cases in which the patient died, but the investigation into the cause, whether it was covid-19 or not, still requires additional tests and procedures.
So far, 29,711,738 people have recovered from Covid-19. The number corresponds to 97% of those infected since the beginning of the pandemic.
According to the balance of the Ministry of Health, the state that records the most deaths from covid-19, so far, is São Paulo (168,617). Then come Rio de Janeiro (73,632), Minas Gerais (61,410), Paraná (43,180) and Rio Grande do Sul (39,375).
The states with the fewest deaths resulting from the pandemic are Acre (2,002), Amapá (2,132), Roraima (2,151), Tocantins (4,156) and Sergipe (6,345).
Until this Friday (13), 426,426,384 doses of vaccines against covid-19 were applied, with 176.3 million as the first dose, 157.3 million as the second dose and 4.8 million as a single dose. The booster dose has been given to 81.8 million people and 2.4 million have already received the second extra, or fourth, dose of the vaccine.