Here we provide a daily update of the data available for select countries and jurisdictions as of October 5, 2021, at 6:30 pm EST.
On Tuesday, health officials in Greece logged 2,976 new infections, pushing the total number of confirmed positive cases passed 666 thousand. Of the cumulative total number of cases, 93.6% are considered recovered. In the last 24-hours, Covid-related deaths increased by 35, bringing the total number of fatalities to 14,991.
Globally, over 235 million cases have confirmed positive for Covid-19 according to Johns Hopkins University data. Since the start of the pandemic, over 213 million people have recovered. Fatalities attributable to Covid-19 now surpass 4.8 million worldwide.
The Philippines have not reported any Covid-related fatalities on October 5, 2021.