In the past week, the global number of cases of COVID-19 has increased by 8% compared to the previous week, totaling more than 3.6 million new cases, while new deaths have increased by 21% to over 54 000. The European Region continues to account for the greatest proportion of new cases and deaths in the past 7 days, the Region reported over half (54%) of all new cases and nearly half (47%) of new deaths. The Western Pacific Region showed increase in new cases (19%) compared to the previous week followed by the Eastern Mediterranean Region (18%) and the European region (11%). The Western Pacific Region was the only region to report a decrease in deaths (5%) this week compared to the previous week.
Publisert av: Odd Gunnar Øye | Sist oppdatert: 12.11.2020 kl 17:25 | Opprettet: 12.11.2020