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The total number of confirmed coronavirus cases in the world exceeded 30.5 million patients as of September 19.

Read alsoHealthcare spending to grow unprecedentedly in 2021 – finance ministerAs many as 30,500,368 laboratory-confirmed COVID-19 cases had been reported as of 08:22 on September 19, 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 951,787 people, while 20,779,174 coronavirus patients have already recovered.

The highest death toll was recorded in the United States (198,589 people), Brazil (135,793), India (85,619), Mexico (72,803), the United Kingdom (41,821), Italy (35,668), and France (31,257).

The countries most affected by the coronavirus pandemic include the United States (6,724,667 confirmed cases), India (5,308,014), Brazil (4,495,183), Russia (1,086,955), Colombia (750,471), Peru (750,098), Mexico (688,954), and South Africa (657,627).

As many as 188 countries have been affected by the virus.