Pr. On Tuesday morning, the total number of cases stood at 4,801,282, while the death toll rose to 318,465, the university’s Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) revealed in its latest update.
The United States currently accounts for the world’s largest number of cases and deaths of 1,508,291 and 90,340, respectively.
On a case-by-case basis, Russia has the second highest number of infections of 290,678, followed by Brazil (255,368), Great Britain (247,709), Spain (231,606), Italy (225,886), France (180,051), Germany (176,551), Turkey (150,593) and Iran (122,492) showed CSSE numbers.
Meanwhile, the UK recorded the second highest COVID-19 deaths worldwide at 34,876.
The other countries with over 10,000 deaths are Italy (32,007), France (28,242), Spain (27,709) and Brazil (16,853).