Global Cases Top 13 Million
OVER 13 MILLION PEOPLE GLOBALLY HAVE BEEN INFECTED WITH THE NOVEL CORONAVIRUS, AS DEATHS NEAR 600,000 WORLDWIDE
(CNN) – Over 13 million people globally have been infected with the novel coronavirus; with deaths nearing 600,000 according to Johns Hopkins University’s tally.
As of 5 P.M. Eastern time Monday, the university is reporting over 13 million cases worldwide.
The United States holds the highest number of deaths and confirmed cases, with over 3.3 million infections.
Brazil has the second-highest number of deaths and cases, having reported over a quarter million new infections in the past seven days alone.
Globally, over 570,000 people have died from COVID-19.