Status update of Covid-19 cases worldwide
Here we provide a daily update of the data available for select countries and jurisdictions as of May 2, 2022, at 4:20pm EST.
On Monday, health officials in the US logged 15,830 new infections, pushing the total number of confirmed positive cases passed 83.1 million. Of the cumulative total number of cases 97.1% are considered recovered. As of 4 pm, authorities have reported 36 Covid-related deaths for a total of 1,020,906 fatalities attributable to Covid-19.
Globally, over 514 million cases have confirmed positive for Covid-19 according to Johns Hopkins University data. Since the start of the pandemic, over 468 million people have recovered. Fatalities attributable to Covid-19 now surpass 6.2 million worldwide.
The status of Covid-19 cases in India, Spain, Poland, Mexico, Portugal, Bangladesh and the UK do not reflect complete data for May 2, 2022.