Since the beginning of the covid-19 pandemic, Brazil has recorded 663,896 deaths caused by the disease, according to the epidemiological bulletin released today (5) by the Ministry of Health. The total number of confirmed cases of the disease is 30,524,183.
In 24 hours, 21,682 cases were recorded. In the same period, 137 deaths were confirmed.
Also according to the bulletin, 29,609,094 people have recovered from the disease and 251,193 cases are being monitored.
São Paulo leads the number of cases, with 5.41 million, followed by Minas Gerais (3.36 million) and Paraná (2.46 million). The lowest number of cases is registered in Acre (124.9 thousand). Then appears Roraima (155.4 thousand) and Amapá (160.3 thousand).
Regarding deaths, São Paulo has the highest number of deaths (168,311), followed by Rio de Janeiro (73,480) and Minas Gerais (61,353). The lowest number of deaths is in Acre (2,002), Amapá (2,131) and Roraima (2,151).
To date, 416.4 million doses of vaccines against covid-19 have been applied, 175 million with the first dose and 155.3 million with the second dose. The single dose was given to 4.8 million people. Another 76 million people have already received the booster dose.