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Status update of Covid-19 cases worldwide

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Here we provide a daily update of the data available for select countries and jurisdictions as of April 18, 2022, at 5:00pm EST.

On Monday, health officials in Russia logged 9,434 new infections, pushing the total number of confirmed positive cases passed 18.0 million. Of the cumulative total number of cases 96.2% are considered recovered. In the last 24-hours, authorities have reported 213 Covid-related deaths for a total of 373,713 fatalities attributable to Covid-19.

Globally, over 504 million cases have confirmed positive for Covid-19 according to Johns Hopkins University data. Since the start of the pandemic, over 456 million people have recovered. Fatalities attributable to Covid-19 now surpass 6.1 million worldwide.

The status of Covid-19 cases in India, Spain, Poland, Portugal and the UK do not reflect complete data for April 18, 2022.

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