FACTBOX-Worldwide coronavirus cases cross 243.65 million, death toll at 5,180,486

by Reuters
Sunday, 24 October 2021 22:04 GMT

By Lynx Insight Service WASHINGTON, Oct 24 (Reuters) - More than 243.65 million people have been reported to be infected by the novel coronavirus globally and 5,180,486​ 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 738,713 45,523,121 22.61 India 454,269 34,175,468 3.36 Brazil 605,457 21,723,559 28.9 United Kingdom 139,461 8,734,934 20.98 Russia 464,941 8,241,643 32.18 Turkey 68,654 7,797,572 8.34 France 117,463 7,120,863 17.54 Iran 125,223 5,860,844 15.31 Argentina 115,823 5,279,818 26.03 Spain 87,132 4,997,732 18.62 Colombia 127,032 4,989,681 25.59 Italy 131,826 4,741,185 21.82 Germany 95,168 4,456,415 11.48 Indonesia 143,176 4,239,396 5.35 Mexico 286,259 3,781,661 22.68 Poland 76,447 2,972,927 20.13 South Africa 88,914 2,919,332 15.39 Ukraine 63,872 2,769,405 14.31 Philippines 41,585 2,751,667 3.9 Malaysia 28,354 2,426,050 8.99 Peru 200,019 2,195,101 61.31 Netherlands 18,314 2,082,563 10.63 Iraq 22,937 2,045,027 5.97 Thailand 18,755 1,850,482 2.7 Czech Republic 30,615 1,729,458 28.8 Japan 18,204 1,717,318 1.44 Canada 28,729 1,695,914 7.75 Chile 37,662 1,680,017 20.11 Bangladesh 27,823 1,567,692 1.72 Romania 44,679 1,561,928 22.95 Israel 8,049 1,323,020 9.06 Belgium 25,846 1,312,360 22.61 Pakistan 28,377 1,268,536 1.34 Sweden 14,993 1,165,996 14.73 Serbia 9,509 1,098,209 13.62 Portugal 18,133 1,085,138 17.63 Cuba 8,168 944,357 7.2 Morocco 14,606 944,076 4.05 Kazakhstan 11,907 928,211 6.52 Vietnam 21,673 888,940 2.27 Switzerland 10,812 862,408 12.7 Jordan 10,951 851,410 11 Hungary 30,492 843,825 31.19 Nepal 11,348 809,056 4.04 Austria 11,251 798,606 12.73 United Arab Emirates 2,128 739,106 2.21 Greece 15,628 716,358 14.56 Tunisia 25,132 711,397 21.73 Georgia 9,742 692,240 26.14 Lebanon 8,498 637,809 12.41 Source: Reuters tally based on statements from health ministries and government officials Generated at 22:00. (Editing by Peter Cooney)

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