Global COVID-19 Caseload Tops 114.7 Mn, Death Toll At 2.54 Million

Washington: The University’s Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE), in its latest update on Wednesday morning, revealed that the current global caseload and death toll stood at 114,794,551 and 2,547,493, respectively.

According to the CSSE, US is the worst-hit country with the world’s highest number of cases and deaths at 28,717,629 and 516,476, respectively. India comes in second place in terms of cases at 11,124,527.

The other countries with more than a million confirmed coronavirus cases are Brazil (10,646,926), Russia (4,220,291), the UK (4,200,700), France (3,843,241), Spain (3,209,048), Italy (2,955,434), Turkey (2,723,316), Germany (2,462,061), Colombia (2,259,599), Argentina (2,118,676), Mexico (2,089,281), Poland (1,719,708), Iran (1,648,174), South Africa (1,514,815), Ukraine (1,405,394), Indonesia (1,347,026), Peru (1,332,939), Czech Republic (1,252,242) and The Netherlands (1,111,364), the CSSE figures showed.

Brazil currently accounts for the second highest number of Covid-19 fatalities at 257,361, followed by Mexico (186,152) on the third place and India (157,248) on the fourth.