COVID-19 pandemic in Ukraine
|COVID-19 pandemic in Ukraine|
Number of confirmed cases by oblast
|First outbreak||various European states with first case from Italy or Romania; Egypt|
|Index case||Chernivtsi Oblast|
|Arrival date||3 March 2020 (4 months and 29 days)|
|Recovered||3,716 (including 27 children and 824 medical workers)|
|439 (146 men, 115 women)|
86% of dead over 50
|‡Suspected cases have not been confirmed as being due to this strain by laboratory tests, although some other strains may have been ruled out.|
The COVID-19 pandemic was confirmed to have spread to Ukraine when its first case was confirmed to be hospitalized in Chernivtsi Oblast on 3 March 2020. It was a man who had travelled from Italy to Romania by plane and then arrived in Ukraine by car.
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