FACTBOX-Worldwide coronavirus cases cross 243.06 million, death toll at 5,170,651

by Reuters
Saturday, 23 October 2021 10:03 GMT

By Lynx Insight Service LONDON, Oct 23 (Reuters) - More than 243.06 million people have been reported to be infected by the novel coronavirus globally and 5,170,651​ have died, according to a Reuters tally. Infections have been reported in more than 210 countries and territories since the first cases were identified in China in December 2019. Interactive graphic tracking global spread of coronavirus: open https://tmsnrt.rs/2FThSv7 in an external browser. Eikon users can click https://apac1.apps.cp.thomsonreuters.com/cms/?navid=1063154666 for a case tracker. The following table lists the top 50 countries by the number of reported cases. A complete list is available with the above links. COUNTRIES AND TOTAL DEATHS CONFIRMED DEATHS PER TERRITORIES CASES 10,000 INHABITANTS United States 738,256 45,494,022 22.6 India 453,708 34,159,562 3.35 Brazil 604,679 21,697,341 28.87 United Kingdom 139,326 8,689,949 20.96 Russia 462,794 8,168,305 32.03 Turkey 68,437 7,771,355 8.31 France 117,411 7,108,206 17.53 Iran 124,928 5,844,589 15.27 Argentina 115,796 5,277,525 26.02 Spain 87,132 4,997,732 18.62 Colombia 126,959 4,986,249 25.57 Italy 131,763 4,733,557 21.81 Germany 95,013 4,441,257 11.46 Indonesia 143,153 4,238,594 5.35 Mexico 285,669 3,772,556 22.64 Poland 76,359 2,961,923 20.11 South Africa 88,891 2,918,883 15.38 Philippines 41,520 2,745,889 3.89 Ukraine 63,003 2,725,385 14.12 Malaysia 28,312 2,420,222 8.98 Peru 199,978 2,193,089 61.29 Netherlands 18,290 2,070,597 10.61 Iraq 22,901 2,043,963 5.96 Thailand 18,625 1,831,389 2.68 Czech Republic 30,593 1,722,446 28.78 Japan 18,171 1,716,132 1.44 Canada 28,667 1,693,152 7.74 Chile 37,640 1,676,019 20.1 Bangladesh 27,806 1,567,139 1.72 Romania 43,844 1,534,942 22.52 Israel 8,035 1,320,884 9.05 Belgium 25,835 1,305,678 22.6 Pakistan 28,344 1,267,393 1.34 Sweden 14,993 1,165,996 14.73 Serbia 9,388 1,085,728 13.44 Portugal 18,125 1,083,651 17.62 Morocco 14,600 943,652 4.05 Cuba 8,133 941,562 7.17 Kazakhstan 11,879 924,802 6.5 Vietnam 21,543 881,522 2.25 Switzerland 10,812 862,408 12.7 Jordan 10,930 849,000 10.98 Hungary 30,492 843,825 31.19 Nepal 11,337 808,096 4.04 Austria 11,233 791,226 12.71 United Arab Emirates 2,128 739,106 2.21 Tunisia 25,132 711,397 21.73 Greece 15,555 711,128 14.49 Georgia 9,657 684,337 25.91 Lebanon 8,486 636,137 12.39 Source: Reuters tally based on statements from health ministries and government officials Generated at 1000 GMT (Editing by Frances Kerry)

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