China has just experienced the deadliest day since the new coronavirus (nCoV) pandemic broke out with 86 deaths on February 7, bringing the total number of deaths worldwide to 724.
Reuters cited information from the National Health Commission of China today that said in the past 24 hours, the country had 86 more deaths from nCoV, bringing the total number of deaths from the virus in mainland China. 722 people gathered at the Hubei epidemic center.
With this figure, the number of deaths caused by nCoV in mainland China has exceeded that of mainland China and Hong Kong for SARS in 2002-2003 (nearly 650).
Thus, as of this morning 8/2, the world has a total of 724 deaths due to nCoV, of which only 2 cases outside mainland China are Hong Kong and the Philippines special zone.
Also yesterday, China recorded 3,399 new infections, bringing the total number of infected people to 34,546. Nearly 1,600 people have been treated from the symptoms caused by nCoV.
Chinese officials, with international cooperation, are trying to stamp out the epidemic, which has now spread to at least 24 countries. Chinese President Xi Jinping repeatedly asserted his belief that China could stop the nCoV epidemic.
In another related development, the representative of the World Health Organization (WHO), Maria Van Kerkhove, said initial analysis data for 17,000 nCoV infections in China showed that 82% of these cases. are considered mild, 15% are severe and 3% have serious symptoms. Maria said, according to data provided by Chinese officials, only 2% or less than 2% of the cases lead to death. Another WHO representative also said elderly patients had a higher risk of death.
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Statistics of global corona virus infection – Source: WorldOMeters
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