Status update of Covid-19 cases worldwide
Here we provide a daily update of the data available for select countries and jurisdictions as of June 9, 2021 at 8:20pm EST.
On Wednesday, health officials in Ontario logged 411 new infections in the last 24-hours, the lowest single-day increase in four months. The additional cases pushed the official national tally of positive cases to over 537,000. Of the cumulative total, 97.1% are considered recovered. In the last day, Covid-related deaths increased by 33, 11 of which were recorded as a data catch-up from April/May. Ontario’s Covid-related death toll is now 8,920.
Globally, over 174 million cases have confirmed positive for Covid-19 according to Johns Hopkins University data. Since the start of the pandemic, over 158 million people have recovered. Fatalities attributable to Covid-19 now surpass 3.7 million worldwide.
Portugal has not recorded any fatalities on June 9, 2021.