The CPS: the average incubation period of coronavirus – 5 days

Rospotrebnadzor, citing data from the school of public health Johns Hopkins reported an average incubation period of coronavirus – 5,1 day.

These data were obtained in the analysis of publicly available data about infections caused by the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, which is the causative agent of respiratory disease COVID-19.

Almost 98% of those infected with the symptoms occur within 11-12 days after infection, reports TASS. This result confirms the need for a 14-day quarantine period for people suspected coronavirus.

According to the latest who data, the world has infected about 270 thousand people, recorded more than 11 thousand deaths. Russia was 306 cases of infection.