Status update of Covid-19 cases worldwide
Here we provide a daily update of the data available for select countries and jurisdictions as of January 12, 2022, at 4:00 pm EST.
On Wednesday, health officials in Russia logged 17,946 new infections, pushing the total number of confirmed positive cases passed 10.7 million. Of the cumulative total number of cases, 91.2% are considered recovered. In the last 24-hours, authorities have reported 745 Covid-related deaths for a total of 318,432 fatalities attributable to Covid-19.
Globally, over 315 million cases have confirmed positive for Covid-19 according to Johns Hopkins University data. Since the start of the pandemic, over 262 million people have recovered. Fatalities attributable to Covid-19 now surpass 5.5 million worldwide.