Most cases during the pandemic were recorded in the United States - 19.2 million, followed by India with 10.1 million, and Brazil with 7.4 million cases.
More than a million cases of infection in the world were showed in 17 countries. Among them (in 16th place) is Ukraine with 1 019 876 cases.
1.76 million people have died from the coronavirus worldwide.
All European Union countries have received coronavirus vaccine. EU mass vaccination of the population starts on Sunday, December 27. This was stated by the head of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen on her Twitter page.
"Today, we start turning the page on a difficult year. The Covid-19 vaccine has been delivered to all EU countries. Vaccination will begin tomorrow across the EU," she wrote.
According to von der Leyen, vaccine became available in all EU countries at the same time.