(ANSA) – BUENOS AIRES, MAY 31 – With a record increase of
52,000 infected in just 24 hours, it closes one week today
which confirmed an acceleration of the pandemic in America
Latina, with 975,406 confirmed cases and 50,110 deaths. And how much
emerges from a statistic elaborated by ANSA on the database
covering 34 Latin American countries and territories.
Alarming is still the situation of Brazil, which alone has
recorded over 60% of the daily infections (33,000) bringing
the grand total at nearly half a million (498,440), with 28,834
dead (+1,000). Peru follows (155,671 and 4,371) and Chile
(94,858 and 997).
Mexico is among the countries with more than 5,000 cases
fourth for contagions (84,627) but second for fatal victims
(9,415), ahead of Ecuador (38,571 and 3,334) which it did not provide
data yesterday, Colombia (28,236 and 890), Dominican Republic
(16,908 and 498), Argentina (15,419 and 524), Panama (12,531 and 326)
and Bolivia (8,731 and 300).
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