This Friday, Brazil recorded a total of 92,475 deaths and 2,662,485 infections caused by the new coronavirus, the Government announced.
According to a report released by the Brazilian Ministry of Health, 52,383 cases and 1,212 deaths were reported in the last 24 hours.
The executive said that 1,844,051 infected people are already considered recovered, while another 725,959 remain under monitoring.
The covid-19 pandemic has already claimed more than 673,000 deaths and infected more than 17.3 million people in 196 countries and territories, according to a report by the French agency AFP.
The disease is transmitted by a new coronavirus detected in late December in Wuhan, a city in central China.
After Europe succeeded China as the center of the pandemic in February, the American continent is now the one with the most confirmed cases and the most deaths.