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The total number of confirmed coronavirus cases in the world exceeded 36.5 million patients as of October 9.

Read alsoEpidemiologist predicts up to 12,000 daily COVID-19 cases in Ukraine in NovAs many as 36,516,788 laboratory-confirmed COVID-19 cases had been reported as of 08:23 on October 9, 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 1,061,888 people, while 25,456,281 coronavirus patients have already recovered.

The highest death toll was recorded in the United States (212,773 people), Brazil (148,957), India (106,490), Mexico (83,096), the United Kingdom (42,682), Italy (36,083), and Peru (33,009).

The countries most affected by the coronavirus pandemic include the United States (7,606,594 confirmed cases), India (6,906,151), Brazil (5,028,444), Russia (1,253,603), Colombia (886,179), Argentina (856,369), Spain (848,324), and Peru (835,662).

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