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Ukraine said 2,174 new active COVID-19 cases had been confirmed across the country in the past 24 hours as of September 7, 2020.

The total number of confirmed cases grew to 138,068, as seen on the interactive map compiled by the National Security and Defense Council.

Read alsoUkraine's Cabinet not planning to introduce second COVID-19 lockdown – PM ShmyhalAs many as 62,606 patients, including 379 in the past day, have recovered.

The pandemic has taken 2,877 lives with 31 fatalities recorded over the past day.

There were 72,585 active cases as of September 7. In total, there have been 199,986 reports on suspected COVID-19 since the beginning of 2020.

The highest number of new confirmed cases in the past 24 hours was registered the city of Kyiv (244 cases), and Lviv region (186).

The overall incidence per region is as follows:

  • 15,881 (+186) cases in Lviv region;
  • 15,276 (+244) in the city of Kyiv;
  • 11,272 (+163) in Chernivtsi region;
  • 10,972 (+139) in Kharkiv region;
  • 10,348 (+161) in Ivano-Frankivsk region;
  • 9,762 (+102) in Rivne region;
  • 8,525 (+125) in Odesa region;
  • 8,091 (+42) in Zakarpattia region;
  • 7,390 (+165) in Ternopil region;
  • 6,278 (+86) in Kyiv region;
  • 5,883 (+55) in Volyn region;
  • 4,406 (+31) in Vinnytsia region;
  • 3,746 (+68) in Zhytomyr region;
  • 3,195 (+95) in Khmelnytsky region;
  • 2,767 (+70) in Dnipropetrovsk region;
  • 2,372 (+86) in Chernihiv region;
  • 1,950 (+56) in Cherkasy region;
  • 1,931 (+49) in Zaporizhia region;
  • 1,963 (+105) in Sumy region;
  • 1,630 (+3) in Donetsk region (Ukrainian-controlled districts);
  • 1,665 (+84) in Mykolayiv region;
  • 973 (+28) in Poltava region;
  • 858 (+4) in Kirovohrad region;
  • 500 (+4) in Kherson region;
  • 434 (+3) 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.

COVID-19 tests were run by the Public Health Center's virological reference laboratory and regional laboratories. As of the morning of September 7, 2020, the Center had received 2,123 reports of suspected cases. In total, there have been 199,986 reports on suspected COVID-19 since the beginning of 2020.

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.