Number of COVID-19 cases confirmed worldwide exceeds 12.5 mln
The total number of confirmed coronavirus cases in the world exceeded 12.5 million patients as of July 11.
As many as 12,558,944 laboratory-confirmed COVID-19 cases had been reported as of 19:34 on July 11, according to the Coronavirus COVID-19 Global Cases dashboard by the Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) at Johns Hopkins University.
The overall death toll is 561,311 people, while 6,911,096 coronavirus patients have already recovered.
The highest death toll was recorded in the United States (134,349 people), Brazil (70,398), the United Kingdom (44,735), Italy (34,945), Mexico (34,191), and France (30,007).
The countries most affected by the coronavirus pandemic include the United States (3,210,955 confirmed cases), Brazil (1,800,827), India (820,916), Russia (719,449), Peru (319,646), Chile (309,274), the United Kingdom (289,679), Mexico (289,174), Iran (255,117), Spain (253,908), South Africa (250,687), Pakistan (246,351), and Italy (242,827).
As many as 188 countries have been affected by the virus.