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Portugal continues to fall in the list of countries with more new infections and deaths

Portugal continues to fall in the list of countries with more new infections and deaths

sAccording to the statistical website Our World in Data, in this indicator, the country remains 80th in the index in which Uruguay is at the top, which fell from 1105 to 826 but the country with a population of more than a million remains in the worst case. It is followed by Cyprus (775), Turkey (710), Bahrain (642) and Sweden (604).

a The daily global average of new infections in the past seven days has reached 98.2 (up 13% from last week) and in the European Union it is 306, down 1%..

As for the The daily average of deaths attributed to Covid-19 per million inhabitants in the past seven days, Portugal last week decreased from 0.52 to 0.41, in the European Union it decreased from 5.75 to 5.56 and in the world it remained high at 1.52.

a Hungary is still the country with the highest number of deaths per day It’s attributed to COVID-19 in the past seven days, with an increase from 25.17 to 26.13.

Still the second country on this list is Bosnia and Herzegovina (21.34), followed by Uruguay (18.34) and a number of Eastern European countries: Bulgaria (15.97), Northern Macedonia (14.74), Slovakia (14.16) and Poland (13.63).

In terms of vaccination, according to Our World in Data, Portugal has 6.69% of the population fully vaccinated against covid-19, which is slightly below the European Union average for this indicator, which is 6.85%

The Covid-19 pandemic has killed at least 3,020,765 deaths worldwide, resulting in more than 141.2 million cases, according to a report by Agence France-Presse.

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In Portugal, 16,946 people have died out of 831,221 confirmed cases, according to the latest bulletin issued by the General Directorate of Health.

The disease is transmitted by a new corona virus, which was discovered in late 2019 in Wuhan, central China.

Also read: Accurate: lowest number of deaths in 8 months; The United States and India to vaccinate young people

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