Globally, as of 5:06 pm CEST on Tuesday, there have been 37,704,153 confirmed cases of COVID-19, including 1,079,029 deaths, reported to WHO.
A statue of Our Lady Fatima is carried during a ceremony marking the last pilgrimage of the year at the Fatima shrine in central Portugal held under strict social distancing rules because of the coronavirus pandemic on October 13, 2020. (Photo: AFP)
Current status (data as of 10:00 am BJT, Oct. 14):
Sources: Johns Hopkins University, national public health agencies.
The outbreak has now claimed the lives of at least 215,818 people in the US, the most of any country. The US also leads the world in the number of confirmed infections with 7,852,022, according to a tally by Johns Hopkins University as of 8:24 am BJT on Wednesday.
India has confirmed a total number of infections to 7,175,880. The death toll grew to 109,856.
Brazil has confirmed a total number of infections to 5,103,408. The death toll grew to 150,689.
Confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Russia have increased to 1,318,783 with 22,834 deaths.
It is followed by Colombia with 924,098 infections and 28,141 deaths, Argentina with 917,035 infections and 24,572 deaths, Spain with 896,086 cases and 33,204 deaths, Peru with 851,171 cases and 33,357 deaths and Mexico with 821,045 cases and 83,945 deaths.
Confirmed cases of COVID-19 in France have increased to 798,257 with 32,982 deaths.