Coronavirus cases exceed 85,000 worldwide

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The total number of people affected by coronavirus worldwide has risen to 85,406, according to the map which shows the latest updates on the COVID-19 outbreak.

Three scientists have created a map which shows the countries and areas affected by coronavirus. The three scientists are from John Hopkins University.

The data on the map shows that the highest number of confirmed cases by country or by region are registered in mainland China with 79,251 cases.

Other confirmed cases:

  • South Korea – 3,150
  • Italy – 889
  • Iran – 388
  • Japan – 234
  • US – 64
  • France – 57
  • Germany – 48
  • Spain – 32
  • UK – 20

Also, the map shows the number of total coronavirus deaths which at present stands at 2,933 and 39,597 which is the total of recovered cases.

The highest number of coronavirus deaths were recorded in Hubei, China with 2,727, followed by Iran with 43 and Italy with 21 death cases.