On April 16, a total of 156 coronavirus-infected people including 11 children were hospitalized. Health Minister, Maksym Stepanov, has said this at a briefing, the Ukrainian News Agency reports. Of 501 people texted positive for the coronavirus on April 16, there were 31 children and 91 medical workers. Since the start of the epidemic, a total of 320 children and 879 medical workers have been infected, 12 children and 42 medical workers have recovered. As Ukrainian News Agency earlier reported, on April 15, a total of 87 coronavirus-infected people including three children were hospitalized. On April 16, the number of coronavirus-infected people in Ukraine rose by 501 to 4,662, and the number of lethal cases rose by nine over April 15 to 125. The Health Ministry has said this in a statement, Ukrainian News Agency reports. The largest number of the coronavirus cases was registered in Kyiv (705), Chernivtsi region (759) and Ivano-Frankivsk region (427). At the same time, Ternopil region registered 353 coronavirus cases, Vinnytsia region - 296, Kyiv region - 253, Rivne region - 240, Kirovohrad region - 218, Lviv region - 203, Zhytomyr region - 177, Zakarpattia region - 150, Cherkasy region - 137, Volyn region - 122, and Zaporizhia region - 118. A total of 93 cases were registered in Odesa region, 89 cases - in Dnipropetrovsk region, 81 cases - in Sumy region, 56 cases - in Kharkiv region, 51 cases - in Kherson region, 41 cases - in Poltava region, 38 cases - in Khmelnytskyi region, 22 cases - in Mykolayiv region, 12 cases - in each Donetsk and Chernihiv regions, and nine cases - in Luhansk region.