Since the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic, 286,901,222 people have been infected worldwide.
This is evidenced by data from the Worldometers website, which tracks the incidence of COVID-19 in different countries.
It is clarified that the incidence rate has increased sharply over the past 24 hours, although many patients suffer from a mild illness.2
Most of all new cases were detected in the USA, France and Britain, Spain and Italy.
Over the entire period of the pandemic, 5,446,570 people worldwide have died from complications caused by the coronavirus. 253 249 493 people have been ill and completely recovered.