A large-scale study found that five percent of the inhabitants of Spain had coronavirus, says health Ministry of the country.

It is noted that in the first stage of the study, participated 60 thousand Spaniards from different regions of the country. The participants were made the rapid tests for coronavirus.

It is also reported that the population there is no collective immunity to coronavirus.

According to recent reports in Spain had contracted the coronavirus 271 thousand died 27 thousand, recovered 183 thousand people.

December 31, 2019, the Chinese government announced the outbreak of pneumonia in Wuhan. The causative agent is a new type of coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, which causes the disease COVID-19. March 11, the world health organization (who) declared the outbreak of the novel coronavirus pandemic.