REUTERS

The total number of confirmed coronavirus cases in the world exceeded 147.8 million patients as of April 27.

Read alsoCOVID-19: Ukraine Europe's second by number of new deathsAs many as 147,888,539 laboratory-confirmed COVID-19 cases had been reported as of 10:20 on April 27, 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 3,120,991 people, while 85,589,894 coronavirus patients have already recovered.

The highest death toll was recorded in the United States (572,674 people), Brazil (391,936), Mexico (215,113), India (197,894), the United Kingdom (127,688), Italy (119,539), Russia (106,783), and France (103,415).

The countries most affected by the coronavirus pandemic include the United States (32,125,099 confirmed cases), India (17,636,186), Brazil (14,369,423), France (5,565,080), Russia (4,717,321), Turkey (4,667,281), the United Kingdom (4,422,562), Italy (3,971,114), and Spain (3,488,469).

As many as 192 countries have been affected by the virus.