The novel coronavirus pandemic has killed at least 3,731,297 people worldwide since the WHO office in China reported the onset of the disease in late December 2019, according to a report set up by AFP at 10:00 GMT on Monday from official sources. Took life
More than 173,202,950 cases of infection have been officially diagnosed since the start of the pandemic. Most patients recover, but the still poorly evaluated portion persists with symptoms for weeks or months.
The figures are based on daily reports sent out by health officials in each country. They exclude modifications made by some statistical organizations, which end up with very high numbers of deaths.
The WHO estimates that the consequences of the pandemic could be two to three times higher than officially recorded, taking into account the additional mortality rates directly and indirectly linked to COVID-19. Despite the intensification of screening in many countries, a large proportion of less severe or asymptomatic cases go undiagnosed. On Sunday, 7,951 new deaths and 340,689 new cases were registered worldwide.
The countries that have recorded the most new deaths in their latest reports are India with 2,427 new deaths, Brazil (873) and Colombia (539).
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The United States is the worst-hit country in terms of both deaths and cases, with 597,628 deaths among 33,362,633 cases, according to the Johns Hopkins University count.
After the United States, the most affected countries have 473,404 deaths and 16,947,062 cases, India with 349,186 deaths (28,909,975 cases), Mexico with 228,804 deaths (2,433,681 cases), and Peru with 186,511 dead (1,983,570 cases).
Among the hardest-hit countries, Peru is the country with the most deaths relative to its population, with 566 deaths per 100,000 inhabitants, followed by Hungary (309), Bosnia (286), the Czech Republic (282) and North Macedonia (262). ).
Latin America and the Caribbean at 10:00 a.m. GMT on Monday, Europe 1,143,053 deaths (53,256,433 cases), the United States and Canada 623,352 deaths (34,754,889 cases), Asia 505,866 deaths (37,489,435) 33,979,026 cases total 1180,726 Happened. cases), the Middle East 144,897 deaths (8,748,996 cases), Africa 132,299 deaths (4,924,631 cases), and Oceania 1,104 deaths (49,548 cases).
The assessment was carried out by AFP offices using data collected from competent national authorities and information from the World Health Organization (WHO).
Due to corrections made by the authorities or late publication of data, the 24-hour growth figures may not be in line with the figures published exactly a day ago.