Most of 6.320.480 cases of infection have been officially diagnosed in 196 countries and territories since the beginning of the epidemic, including at least 2.662.300 are now considered as cured.
This number of diagnosed cases does not reflect, however, that a fraction of the real number of infections. Some countries test only for severe cases, others use the tests as a priority for tracing and number of poor countries do not have that capacity screening limited.
Since the count done the day before at 21: 00 HB, 3.774 new death and 101.145 new cases have been identified in the world. The countries that have recorded the most new deaths are the United States, with 986 new dead, Brazil (623) and the United Kingdom (324).
The United States, who have identified their first death linked to the coronavirus in the beginning of February, are the most affected country both in the number of deaths in that case, with 105.644 death for 1.820.523 case. At least 458.231 people have been declared cured.
After the United States, the most affected countries are the United Kingdom with 39.369 dead for 277.985 case, Italy with 33.530 dead (233.515 cases), Brazil with 29.937 dead (526.447 case), and France with 28.940 dead (188.322 case, balance sheet reviewed Tuesday down by the authorities).
Among the hardest-hit countries, Belgium is the one that suffers the most number of deaths relative to its population, with 82 deaths per 100,000 inhabitants, followed by Spain (58), the United Kingdom (58) Italy (55), and France (44).
China (without the territories of Hong Kong and Macao), where the epidemic started at the end of December, has officially counted the total 83.022 cases (5 new between Monday and Tuesday), which 4.634 death (0 new), and 78.315 healings.
Europe accounted Tuesday at 21: 00 HB 179.939 death for 2.182.292 case, the United States and Canada 113.091 death (1.912.916 cases), Latin America and the Caribbean 52.889 death (1.057.145 case), the Asia 16.986 death (578.716 case), the Middle East 9.763 death (423.904 case), the Africa 4.414 death (156.916 case), and Oceania 131 deaths (8.591 case).
This balance sheet was created from data collected by the offices of the AFP with national competent authorities and information from the world health Organization (WHO). Because of the corrections made by the authorities, or in publications of late data, the figures increase over 24 hours may not correspond exactly to those published the previous day.