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The total number of confirmed coronavirus cases in the world exceeded 36.8 million patients as of October 10.

Read alsoWHO predicts COVID-19 vaccine may be ready by year-endAs many as 36,877,043 laboratory-confirmed COVID-19 cases had been reported as of 08:23 on October 10, 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 1,068,060 people, while 25,661,433 coronavirus patients have already recovered.

The highest death toll was recorded in the United States (213,772 people), Brazil (149,639), India (107,416), Mexico (83,497), the United Kingdom (42,769), Italy (36,111), and Peru (33,098).

The countries most affected by the coronavirus pandemic include the United States (7,664,088 confirmed cases), India (6,979,423), Brazil (5,055,888), Russia (1,265,572), Colombia (894,300), Argentina (871,468), Spain (861,112), and Peru (838,614).

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