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 9, 2021, at 4:25pm EST.
On Thursday, health officials in Spain logged 4,763 new infections. Of the cumulative 4.9 million confirmed positive cases, 92.4% are considered recovered. In the last 24-hours, Covid-related deaths increased by 71, bringing the total number of fatalities to 85,218.
Globally, over 222 million cases have confirmed positive for Covid-19 according to Johns Hopkins University data. Since the start of the pandemic, over 200 million people have recovered. Fatalities attributable to Covid-19 now surpass 4.6 million worldwide.
The status of Covid-19 cases in Canada do not reflect complete data for September 9, 2021.
According to health officials in Ontario, the 7 Covid-related fatalities reported on September 9 occurred more than one month ago.