GlobalData Epidemiologist Report: Covid-19 cases exceed 7 million – India and Brazil still showing rises – EU remains stable

8th June 2020 (Last Updated June 8th, 2020 14:19)

8 June

Globally, the total confirmed cases of Covid-19 have reached over 7,000,000, with over 403,000 deaths and 3,149,000 recoveries

Brazil remains in second place in the ranking of top ten most affected countries.

Cases in Brazil are expected to continue increasing as the economy reopened on 5 June before achieving a consistent decline in new daily cases.

India has also seen an increase cases reported, it now is the fifth most affected country, globally.

EU trends remain relatively stable with a continued decrease in cases.

Iran is saw a second peak in new cases due to Ramadan and Eid, however, trends need to be monitored.

Turkey continues to see a decline in new cases of Covid-19.

Ana Fernandez Menjivar, MSc DLSTHM, Senior Epidemiologist, GlobalData