The number of people infected with coronavirus in Norway exceeded 5.2 thousand

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the Number of people infected with coronavirus COVID-19 in Norway exceeded 5.2 thousand people. With 40 infected people died, RIA Novosti reported, citing local public health Institute.

According to accurate statistics, now in Norway acquired 5 208. The average age of victims of infection – 84 years: the youngest victims was a 51-year-old man, the oldest is 102-year-old.

Specified that as of to date the country has produced more than 100 thousand tests. Positive be of the order of 5 percent.

the world health organization (who) called the epidemic of the novel coronavirus pandemic on 11 March. According to recent reports, the world are already infected more than 900 thousand people, more than 45 thousand died.

on March 18, the who launched a programme of tests of solidarity to exchange data on different types of treatment COVID-19 in the world. In particular, joined the project and Norway.

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