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Ukraine said 3,774 new active COVID-19 cases had been confirmed across the country in the past 24 hours as of October 5, 2020.

The total number of confirmed cases grew to 230,236, as seen on the interactive map compiled by the National Security and Defense Council.

As many as 101,252 patients, including 1,145 in the past day, have recovered.

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The government reported 124,554 active cases as of October 28. In total, there have been 297,096 reports on suspected COVID-19 the beginning of 2020.

The highest number of new confirmed cases in the past 24 hours was registered in Kharkiv region (446 cases), the city of Kyiv (286), Sumy region (282), Donetsk region (226), and Dnipropetrovsk region (206).

The overall incidence per region is as follows:

  • 24,736 (+286) in the city of Kyiv;
  • 21,294 (+100) cases in Lviv region;
  • 20,964 (+446) in Kharkiv region;
  • 15,286 (+163) in Chernivtsi region;
  • 14,729 (+190) in Odesa region;
  • 14,421 (+126) in Ternopil region;
  • 14,345 (+113) in Ivano-Frankivsk region;
  • 13,248 (+141) in Rivne region;
  • 10,219 (+51) in Zakarpattia region;
  • 9,918 (+166) in Kyiv region;
  • 8,734 (+143) in Volyn region;
  • 6,968 (+167) in Khmelnytsky region;
  • 6,934 (+185) in Zhytomyr region;
  • 6,822 (+106) in Vinnytsia region;
  • 7,137 (+206) in Dnipropetrovsk region;
  • 5,453 (+282) in Sumy region;
  • 4,677 (+82) in Chernihiv region;
  • 4,630 (+123) in Zaporizhia region;
  • 4,550 (+70) in Cherkasy region;
  • 4,413 (+226) in Donetsk region (Ukrainian-controlled districts);
  • 3,819 (+169) in Mykolaiv region;
  • 2,965 (+153) in Poltava region;
  • 1,496 (+69) in Kherson region;
  • 1,294 (+6) in Luhansk region (Ukrainian-controlled districts); and
  • 1,184 (+5) in Kirovohrad region;

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. The Ukrainian regions were split into the green, yellow, orange, and red 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 will have to introduce the toughest restrictions.
  • On August 26, the Cabinet of Ministers extended the adaptive quarantine until November 1.
  • Health Minister Maksym Stepanov says the ministry has no plans to introduce a new lockdown in Ukraine yet.
  • On October 1, Ukraine redrew the map of COVID-19 quarantine zones and new epidemic zoning took effect on Monday, October 5.