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 4, 2022, at 5:00pm EST.
On Wednesday, health officials in Germany logged 98,458 new infections, pushing the total number of confirmed positive cases passed 25.0 million. Of the cumulative total number of cases 96.5% are considered recovered. In the last 24-hours, authorities have reported 222 Covid-related deaths for a total of 136,405 fatalities attributable to Covid-19.
Globally, over 515 million cases have confirmed positive for Covid-19 according to Johns Hopkins University data. Since the start of the pandemic, over 469 million people have recovered. Fatalities attributable to Covid-19 now surpass 6.2 million worldwide.
The status of Covid-19 cases in India, Spain, Mexico, Portugal and Bangladesh do not reflect complete data for May 4, 2022.