Over the past week, the daily number of cases in the Irkutsk region ranged from 119 to 137. The smallest number of cases was recorded on 8 August – 119 confirmed diagnoses. The prevalence rate of the disease in the region is higher than the average Siberian (450.2 growth per week by 30.4 points), as well as the all-Russian (607.9, an increase of 24.8).
The indicators are higher only in the Altai Republic – 792.5 cases and the Tuva Republic – 1984.2 cases per 100 thousand inhabitants. The least infected is still in the Kemerovo region. Here, there are 164.2 cases of COVID-19 per 100 thousand inhabitants.