RIO DE JANEIRO9, BRAZIL - The daily report of the Ministry of Health released on Wednesday, August 5th, shows that Brazil has a total of 2,859,073 accumulated Covid-19 cases.
Of this total, 70.7 percent have recovered from the disease - 2,020,637 people; 97,256 have died and 741,180 patients are undergoing treatment.
In the past 24 hours, 1,437 deaths and 57,152 new Covid-19 cases were reported.
The lethality rate (number of deaths by the total of cases) stood at 3.4 percent, the same rate as in preceding days.
The mortality rate . . .