Status update of Covid-19 cases worldwide
Here we provide a daily update of the data available for select countries and jurisdictions as of November 17, 2021, at 4:00 pm EST.
On Wednesday, health officials in Russia logged 36,626 new infections, pushing the total number of confirmed positive cases passed 9.1 million. Of the cumulative total number of cases, 85.8% are considered recovered. In the last 24-hours, authorities have reported 1,247 Covid-related deaths for a total of 259,084 fatalities attributable to Covid-19.
Globally, over 254 million cases have confirmed positive for Covid-19 according to Johns Hopkins University data. Since the start of the pandemic, over 230 million people have recovered. Fatalities attributable to Covid-19 now surpass 5.1 million worldwide.
The status of Covid-19 cases in India and Bangladesh do not reflect complete data for November 17, 2021.