Status update of Covid-19 cases worldwide
Here we provide a daily update of the data available for select countries and jurisdictions as of April 7, 2022, at 5:00pm EST.
On Thursday, health officials in the UK logged 29,229 new infections, pushing the total number of confirmed positive cases passed 21.5 million. Of the cumulative total number of cases 90.5% are considered recovered. In the last 24-hours, authorities have reported 317 Covid-related deaths for a total of 169,412 fatalities attributable to Covid-19.
Globally, over 495 million cases have confirmed positive for Covid-19 according to Johns Hopkins University data. Since the start of the pandemic, over 431 million people have recovered. Fatalities attributable to Covid-19 now surpass 6.1 million worldwide.
The status of Covid-19 cases in India, Italy, Spain, Portugal, Canada and Bangladesh do not reflect complete data for April 7, 2022.