Number of COVID-19 cases confirmed worldwide nearing 8 mln
The total number of confirmed coronavirus cases in the world was nearing 8 million patients as of the morning of June 13.
As many as 7,914,866 laboratory-confirmed COVID-19 cases had been reported as of 09:33 on June 15, 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 433,472 people, while 3,778,083 coronavirus patients have already recovered.
The highest death toll was recorded in the United States (115,732 people), Brazil (43,332), the United Kingdom (41,783), Italy (34,345), France (29,410), and Spain (27,136).
The countries most affected by the coronavirus pandemic include the United States (2,094,069 confirmed cases), Brazil (867,624), Russia (528,267), India (332,424), the United Kingdom (297,342), Spain (243,928), Italy (236,989), Peru (229,736), France (194,153), Germany (187,518), Iran (187,427), and Turkey (178,239).
As many as 188 countries have been affected by the virus.