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Ukraine said 3,144 new active COVID-19 cases had been confirmed across the country in the past 24 hours as of September 11, 2020, marking yet another highest daily rise.

The total number of confirmed cases grew to 148,756, as seen on the interactive map compiled by the National Security and Defense Council.

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The death toll is 3,076 with 53 fatalities recorded over the past day.

There were 78,675 active cases as of September 11. In total, there have been 212,029 reports on suspected COVID-19 since the beginning of 2020.

In total, 1,806,428 polymerase chain reaction (PCR) tests have been run since the outbreak.

The overall incidence per region is as follows:

  • 16,626 (+174) cases in Lviv region;
  • 16,523 (+404) in the city of Kyiv;
  • 12,112 (+280 in Kharkiv region;
  • 11,847 (+132) in Chernivtsi region;
  • 10,953 (+151) in Ivano-Frankivsk region;
  • 10,217 (+144) in Rivne region;
  • 9,157 (+283) in Odesa region;
  • 8,453 (+94) in Zakarpattia region;
  • 8,377 (+302) in Ternopil region;
  • 6,648 (+94) in Kyiv region;
  • 6,161 (+69) in Volyn region;
  • 4,690 (+84) in Vinnytsia region;
  • 4,055 (+117) in Zhytomyr region;
  • 3,695 (+198) in Khmelnytsky region;
  • 3,093 (+81) in Dnipropetrovsk region;
  • 2,545 (+30) in Chernihiv region;
  • 2,294 (+117) in Cherkasy region;
  • 2,229 (+42) in Sumy region;
  • 2,136 (+55) in Zaporizhia region;
  • 1,942 (+90) in Donetsk region (Ukrainian-controlled districts);
  • 1,851 (+85) in Mykolaiv region;
  • 1,130 (+61) in Poltava region;
  • 885 (+11) in Kirovohrad region;
  • 576 (+18) in Kherson region;
  • 532 (+29) in Luhansk region (Ukrainian-controlled districts).

Data from Russia-occupied areas – the Autonomous Republic of Crimea, the city of Sevastopol, parts of Donetsk and Luhansk regions – is not available.

Quarantine in Ukraine: background

  • The adaptive quarantine was introduced on August 1.
  • Ukrainian regions were split into the red, orange, yellow, and green zones depending on hospital load, the average number of PCR and ELISA tests, the ascertainment rate of COVID-19, and daily spread dynamics.
  • Quarantine-related curbs differ in each zone. The mildest ones are in the green zone, the regions included in the red zone have to introduce the toughest restrictive measures.
  • On August 26, the Cabinet of Ministers extended the adaptive quarantine until November 1.
  • On September 3, the government reviewed the list of quarantine zones in view of the epidemiological situation in regions. The red zone has been expanded.
  • The Ministry of Health of Ukraine on September 7 updated the protocol for patients with suspected coronavirus.
  • Health Minister Maksym Stepanov says the ministry has no plans to introduce a new lockdown in Ukraine yet.