The new coronavirus pandemic originating in the Chinese city of Wuhan has exceeded 217,000 deaths worldwide after well over three million cases, according to Johns Hopkins University.
According to the global balance sheet updated at 10:30 this Wednesday, the pandemic has already infected 3,117,880 people and killed 217,212 people. The total number of people healed is 932,530, with Spain at the top of this table with 123,903 people, ahead of Germany with 120,400 and the United States with 115,936.
The North American giant remains the country most affected by the coronavirus, both in number of cases and in number of deaths. 1,012,583 people are infected and 58,355 people were killed. The State of New York remains the epicenter of the pandemic with more than 295,106 infected and 22,912 deaths.
In the past 24 hours, the United States has again crossed the 24,000 infection threshold in a single day, particularly accumulating 24,400 positive infections, the day after this balance was reduced to 22,000 people with coronavirus, the lowest number since the end of March. To date, the American giant has performed 5.7 million tests to detect cases of coronavirus.