0.6 percent of Russia’s population infected with coronavirus

# 11:50
7 September 2020

The number of people infected with and recovered from COVID-19 in Russia so far has been disclosed, said head of Rospotrebnadzor Federal Service Anna Popova, APA’s Moscow correspondent reports.

According to him, from January 1, 2020 until now, the infection of 0,6 percent of Russia’s population with novel coronavirus has been confirmed. A.Popova said 172 test diagnostics systems are used in Russia for detection of coronavirus.

Note that Russia occupies the fourth place in the world ranking for the number of people infected with coronavirus coming after the USA, India and Brazil.