An update on new COVID-19 cases / Photo from UNIAN

The number of new COVID-19 cases recorded in Ukraine in the past day as of November 29, 2020, declined by 20.4% to 12,978 from 16,294, a historic high reported as of November 28.

The new confirmed cases include 599 children, Ukrainian Health Minister Maksym Stepanov said on Facebook on November 29.

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Also, there were 408 healthcare workers among those tested positive for COVID-19.

On November 28, some 1,561 coronavirus patients were hospitalized; 4,243 recovered.

The daily death toll was 120.

There were 49,180 COVID-19 tests conducted in the past 24 hours; of them, there were 39,233 PCR tests and 9,947 ELISA tests.

Since the start of the coronavirus epidemic in Ukraine, the related statistics are as follows:

  • 722,679 confirmed cases;
  • 339,378 recoveries;
  • 12,213 deaths from COVID-19;
  • 4,502,482 PCR tests.

Over the past day, the largest number of confirmed cases was registered in the city of (1,740), as well as in the following regions: Odesa region (1,280), Dnipropetrovsk region (1,164), Zaporizhia (854), and Kyiv region (782).

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