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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 29, 2022, at 8:15pm EST.

On Friday, health officials in Italy logged 58,861 new infections, pushing the total number of confirmed positive cases passed 16.4 million. Of the cumulative total number of cases 91.4% are considered recovered. In the last 24-hours, authorities have reported 133 Covid-related deaths for a total of 163,377 fatalities attributable to Covid-19.

Globally, over 512 million cases have confirmed positive for Covid-19 according to Johns Hopkins University data. Since the start of the pandemic, over 466 million people have recovered. Fatalities attributable to Covid-19 now surpass 6.2 million worldwide.

The status of Covid-19 cases in India, Portugal and Bangladesh do not reflect complete data for April 29, 2022.

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