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The total number of confirmed coronavirus cases in the world exceeded 168.4 million patients as of May 27.

As many as 168,417,658 laboratory-confirmed COVID-19 cases had been reported as of 09:20 a.m. on May 27, according to the Coronavirus COVID-19 Global Cases dashboard by the Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) at Johns Hopkins University.

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The countries most affected by the coronavirus pandemic included the United States (33,190,267 confirmed cases/591,950 deaths), India (27,369,093/315,235), Brazil (16,274,695/454,429), France (5,683,143/109,185), Turkey (5,212,123/46,787), Russia (4,968,421/117,595), the United Kingdom (4,486,168/128,010), Italy (4,201,827/125,622), Germany (3,667,085/88,000), and Spain (3,657,886/79,855).

In total, 1,739,620,906 vaccine doses were administered worldwide.

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