Number of COVID-19 cases confirmed worldwide exceeds 15.7 mln
The total number of confirmed coronavirus cases in the world exceeded 15.7 million patients as of July 25.
As many as 15,736,813 laboratory-confirmed COVID-19 cases had been reported as of 08:36 on July 25, 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 639,653 people, while 9,043,205 coronavirus patients have already recovered.
The highest death toll was recorded in the United States (145,546 people), Brazil (85,238), the United Kingdom (45,762), Mexico (42,645), Italy (35,097), and India (31,358).
The countries most affected by the coronavirus pandemic include the United States (4,112,529 confirmed cases), Brazil (2,287,475), India (1,337,024), Russia (799,499), South Africa (421,996), Mexico (378,285), Peru (375,961), Chile (341,304), the United Kingdom (299,500), Iran (286,523), Spain (272,421), Pakistan (271,887), and Saudi Arabia (262,772).
As many as 188 countries have been affected by the virus.