Over 167,000 confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus infection were registered worldwide on June 25, with the overall number of such cases exceeding 9.29 million, the World Health Organization (WHO) said in its daily bulletin on Thursday, APA reports citing TASS.
As many as 9,296,202 novel coronavirus cases and 479,133 coronavirus-associated deaths were registered across the globe. The number of confirmed cases grew by 167,156 in the past 24 hours and the number of fatalities increased by 5,336.
The WHO statistics is based on officially confirmed data from the global state authorities.
South and North America account for the majority of confirmed coronavirus cases - 4,604,134. In the past 24 hours, the number of cases grew by 97,128 and the number of deaths - by 3,661 and reached 230,165.