Number of COVID-19 cases confirmed worldwide exceeds 31 mln

# 12:07
21 September 2020

The total number of confirmed coronavirus cases in the world exceeded 31 million patients as of September 21, APA reports citing UNIAN.

As many as 31,028,757 laboratory-confirmed COVID-19 cases had been reported as of 08:23 on September 21, 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 960,698 people, while 21,254,847 coronavirus patients have already recovered.

The highest death toll was recorded in the United States (199,509 people), Brazil (136,895), India (82,882), Mexico (73,493), the United Kingdom (41,886), Italy (35,707), and Peru (31,369).