The speed of the spread of the novel coronavirus has slowed

Скорость распространения нового коронавируса замедлилась

The ratio of the number of new infected by 2019 coronavirus-nCoV to the total number of patients has declined in February compared with January, follows from the data published by the world health organization, Trend reports.

Then on January 23 the peak of this indicator reached 46 percent, followed by decline. The twenty-eighth of January there was a new surge: 39.1 percent. However, on 1 February, he declined to 17.8, and on 7 February, the ratio was 10.2 percent.

The total number of people infected with coronavirus approaching 35 thousand people.

As stated by Executive Director of the who emergency programmes Michael Ryan, February 6, in China for the first time recorded a decrease in the number of cases. However, according to him, speculate that the peak of the disease is passed, it’s still early.

The CEO who tedros adhanom Ghebreyesus said that February 5 was the largest number of infected per day since the epidemic began.

The Chinese authorities 31 December notified who about the outbreak of an unknown pneumonia in Wuhan. The causative agent of the disease was 2019 coronavirus-nCoV. Soon it spread outside of China. The who declared the outbreak an emergency situation of world importance.