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The total number of confirmed coronavirus cases in the world exceeded 35.8 million patients as of October 7.

Read alsoWHO predicts COVID-19 vaccine may be ready by year-endAs many as 35,157,350 laboratory-confirmed COVID-19 cases had been reported as of 08:23 on October 5, 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 1,049,754 people, while 24,976,207 coronavirus patients have already recovered.

The highest death toll was recorded in the United States (210,909 people), Brazil (147,494), India (104,555), Mexico (82,348), the United Kingdom (42,535), Italy (36,030), and Peru (32,834).

The countries most affected by the coronavirus pandemic include the United States (7,501,612 confirmed cases), India (6,757,131), Brazil (4,969,141), Russia (1,231,277), Colombia (869,808), Peru (829,999), Spain (825,410), and Argentina (824,468).

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