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WHO: Global death rate from COVID-19 fell by 43% in a week
6 April, 13:09
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WHO: Global death rate from COVID-19 fell by 43% in a week
According to the World Health Organization (WHO), between March 28 and April 3, the number of deaths in the world from COVID-19 decreased by 43%. There is also a 16% decrease in morbidity.

According to the WHO weekly report, more than 9 million new cases of coronavirus infection were detected in the world over the past week. It is reported that 26 thousand people died from covid in a week.

“The number of new cases of COVID-19 has been declining for the second week in a row, with a 16% decrease in the week from March 28 to April 3, 2022 compared to the previous week. The number of deaths also dropped sharply (-43%)”, - the WHO report says.

The organization noted that as of April 3, 489 million cases of infection and 6 million deaths had been detected in the world.