Weeks after the new year sick with the flu more than a quarter of a million Ukrainians. Died six people

In the period from 2 to 8 January in Ukraine was 250 227 patients with influenza and SARS.

About it reports the Center of influenza and acute respiratory viral infections.

«For the first reporting week with flu and SARS ill 250 227 people, of whom 52.6 per cent were children under the age of 17. The increased incidence of influenza and SARS (total) among the population of Ukraine is 587,5 per 100 thousand population, which is 32.2% less than last week», — stated in the message.

The Center noted that the downward trend in incidence is associated with new year holidays and vacations in the educational institutions.

The highest incidence of influenza and SARS registered in Volyn region is 945, the smallest in Lugansk — 136,9 on 100 thousand population.

Also last week reported six deaths from influenza in Cherkasy, Donetsk regions in one case, Zaporizhia, Lviv – two cases, including one child.

We will add that experts predict the peak incidence of influenza and SARS in February.

Earlier, the health Ministry said that during the week 25 December 2016 1 January 2017 Ukraine has registered six deaths due to flu.




Weeks after the new year sick with the flu more than a quarter of a million Ukrainians. Died six people 11.01.2017

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