As of December 13, of influenza in Ukraine are sick more than 203 000 people.
In Ukraine at the moment there is no flu epidemic, said the Centre for public health at the health Ministry, reports citing.
The Department stated that last week for the first season in Ukraine have exceeded the epidemic threshold incidence of influenza – held typical for this time of year and it is expected the epidemic rise of morbidity. However, the beginning of a flu epidemic.
Record the epidemic, when the incidence of influenza and SARS is above the epidemic threshold, average, high or very high intensity. That is, this year about the flu epidemic will be possible to speak after intense incidence of influenza will reach 649,71 per 100 000 population.We will remind that as of December 13, of influenza in Ukraine are sick more than 203 000 people. According to the Ministry of health, the epidemic threshold of incidence is exceeded in five areas: in Kharkiv – 23%, in Zhytomyr, Sumy, and Kyiv, by 12%, in Donetsk – by 1.1%. Also recorded one death.