MOSCOW, February 22. /TASS/. New coronavirus cases in Russia grew by 12,604 in the past twenty-four hours to 4,177,330, the anti-coronavirus crisis center reported on Monday.
The coronavirus growth rate equaled 0.3%, the latest data show.
The lowest growth rates were registered in the Republic of Tyva (0.03%), the Magadan Region (0.07%) and the Republic of Altai (0.09%), the crisis center said.
In particular, 957 new coronavirus cases were registered in St. Petersburg, 728 in the Moscow Region, 407 in the Nizhny Novgorod Region, 313 in the Rostov Region and 309 in the Voronezh Region, the latest data show.
Currently, 367,312 people continue their medical treatment from the novel coronavirus in Russia, the crisis center reported.
Coronavirus recoveries in Russia increased by 12,943 in the past twenty-four hours to 3,726,388, the latest data show.
The share of recoveries grew to 89.2% of all infections, the crisis center said.
Coronavirus fatalities in Russia grew by 337 in the past twenty-four hours compared to 417 a day before, the lowest number since November 16, the crisis center reported.
Overall, 83,630 patients have died of the novel coronavirus in Russia since the start of the pandemic in the country, the latest data show.
The coronavirus mortality rate remained unchanged at 2%, the latest figures indicate.