GlobalData Epidemiologist Report: Global Covid-19 cases pass 14,974,000 – Eastern Mediterranean region remains a hotspot

22nd July 2020 (Last Updated July 22nd, 2020 13:32)

22 July

Globally, the total confirmed cases of Covid-19 have reached over 14,974,000 with over 617,000 deaths and more than 8,486,000 recoveries

The Eastern Mediterranean region remains a hotspot for Covid-19 with four countries- Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman and Qatar- reporting more than 100 daily cases per million population.

Saudi Arabia is ranked number eleven globally in terms of total daily incident cases.

Bangladesh has reported over 213,000 confirmed Covid-19 cases and is ranked number nine in active cases globally out of countries that report this statistic.

The number of new confirmed cases reported yesterday in Bangladesh was over 2,900, a 16% increase in new cases from the day prior.

Isobel Lloyd, BSc and Kasey Fu, MPH, Director of Epidemiology at GlobalData