REUTERS

The total number of confirmed coronavirus cases in the world exceeded 31.3 million patients as of September 22.

Read alsoHealth minister names Ukrainian regions with highest daily COVID-19 spikeAs many as 31,322,314 laboratory-confirmed COVID-19 cases had been reported as of 08:23 on September 22, 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 964,765 people, while 21,496,554 coronavirus patients have already recovered.

The highest death toll was recorded in the United States (199,881 people), Brazil (137,272), India (88,935), Mexico (73,697), the United Kingdom (41,877), Italy (35,724), and Peru (31,369).

The countries most affected by the coronavirus pandemic include the United States (6,857,703 confirmed cases), India (5,562,663), Brazil (4,558,040), Russia (1,105,048), Colombia (770,435), Peru (768,895), Mexico (700,580), and Spain (671,468).

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