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 20, 2021 at 4:45pm EST.
Following two consecutive days of new infections below 2,000 each day, Ontario logged another 2,400 confirmed cases in the last 24-hours. Despite the jump in cases, nearly 94% of all confirmed cases in the province have recovered.
Globally, over 165 million cases have confirmed positive for Covid-19 according to Johns Hopkins University data. Since the start of the pandemic, over 146 million people have recovered. Fatalities attributable to Covid-19 now surpass 3.4 million worldwide.