The coronavirus pandemic, which sparked in the Chinese city of Wuhan in late 2019, has already claimed more than 850,000 deaths among the 24.48 million people affected by Johns Hopkins University across the 188 countries and territories affected.
A total of 25,485,985 people became infected with the virus – about 260,000 more on the last day – of which more than half live in the three hardest hit countries – the US, Brazil and India – that have already seen 850,544 deaths, around 4,000 more than on Monday.
There are already 16.82 million people who have managed to overcome the disease. Brazil tops the list with just over 3.2 million patients cured, followed by India with more than 2.8 million and the United States with just over 2.1 million.
This last country remains the most affected by the pandemic in the world. On the last day, it caused more than 6 million infections and recorded more than 183,500 deaths, which also puts it at the top of this section.