Status update of Covid-19 cases worldwide
Here we provide a daily update of the data available for select countries and jurisdictions as of September 7, 2021, at 5:15pm EST.
On Tuesday, health officials in the UK logged 37,489 new infections, pushing the total number of confirmed positive cases passed 7 million. A number which surpasses that of Russia’s total case count. Of the cumulative total, 80.3% are considered recovered. In the last 24-hours, Covid-related deaths increased by 209, bringing the total number of fatalities to 133,483.
Globally, over 220 million cases have confirmed positive for Covid-19 according to Johns Hopkins University data. Since the start of the pandemic, over 198 million people have recovered. Fatalities attributable to Covid-19 now surpass 4.5 million worldwide.
The status of Covid-19 cases in Canada do not reflect complete data for September 7, 2021.