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 20, 2021, at 5:00pm EST.
On Tuesday, health officials in Russia logged 23,770 new infections, pushing the total number of confirmed positive cases passed 6.0 million. Of the cumulative total, 89.6% are considered recovered. In the last 24-hours, Covid-related deaths increased by 784, brining the total number of fatalities to 149,992.
Globally, over 191 million cases have confirmed positive for Covid-19 according to Johns Hopkins University data. Since the start of the pandemic, over 174 million people have recovered. Fatalities attributable to Covid-19 now surpass 4.1 million worldwide.