Status update of Covid-19 cases worldwide
Here we provide a daily update of the data available for select countries and jurisdictions as of July 9, 2021, at 6:30pm EST.
On Friday, health officials in Bangladesh logged 11,324 new infections, pushing the total number of confirmed positive cases passed one million. Of the cumulative total, 86.2% are considered recovered. In the last 24-hours, Covid-related deaths increased by 212, the highest number of fatalities reported in one day since the onset of the pandemic.
Globally, over 185 million cases have confirmed positive for Covid-19 according to Johns Hopkins University data. Since the start of the pandemic, over 170 million people have recovered. Fatalities attributable to Covid-19 now surpass 4.0 million worldwide.