Brazil records 69 deaths and 22,600 cases of covid-19 in 24 hours

From yesterday (23) to today, 22,637 new cases of covid-19 were registered in Brazil. In the same period, there were 69 deaths of victims of the virus. Brazil has had 689,341 deaths from covid-19 since the beginning of the pandemic, according to the most recent epidemiological bulletin released today by the Ministry of Health. The total number of confirmed cases of the disease is 35,104,673.

Also according to the bulletin, 34,189,924 people have recovered from the disease and 228,408 cases are being monitored. In today’s survey, there is no update for the Federal District and the following states: Acre, Mato Grosso, Mato Grosso do Sul, Pernambuco, Rio de Janeiro, Rondônia, Roraima and Santa Catarina.

Due to the optional point regarding Brazil‘s debut in the Qatar Cup, the data were updated until 11 am by the State Health Secretariats and compiled by the Ministry of Health around 12:30 pm.

Covid-19 bulletin of November 24, 2022.

Covid-19 bulletin of November 24, 2022. – Ministry of Health

States

According to available data, São Paulo leads the number of cases, with 6.18 million, followed by Minas Gerais (3.9 million) and Paraná (2.77 million). The lowest number of cases is registered in Acre (153.14 thousand). Then come Roraima (177.52 thousand) and Amapá (180.68 thousand).

Regarding deaths, according to the most recent data available, São Paulo has the highest number (176,102), followed by Rio de Janeiro (76,023) and Minas Gerais (63,943). The smallest total of deaths is located in Acre (2,029), Amapá (2,165) and Roraima (2,176).

Vaccination

To date, 492.303 million doses of vaccines against covid-19 have been administered, 180.87 million as the first dose and 163.29 million as the second dose. The single dose was administered to 5.024 million people. Another 100.94 million have already received the first booster dose, and 37.33 million have received the second booster dose.

Translated to english by RJ983

From Brazil, by EBC News