GlobalData Epidemiologist Report: US Covid-19 infections pass 2 million – India fourth most affected country as cases approach 300,000

12 June 2020 (Last Updated June 12th, 2020 16:43)

12 June

Globally, the total confirmed cases of Covid-19 have reached over 7,534,000, with over 421,000 deaths and 3,555,000 recoveries.

The US has reported more than 540,000 recovered cases of Covid-19, more than 2 million total confirmed cases and and more than 1,369,000 active cases.

India moves up ahead of the UK as the fourth most affected country, with more than 297,000 total cases reported.

The US, Brazil and Russia remain the top three countries with the highest number of total confirmed cases.

Mexico has reported nearly 16,000 deaths due to Covid-19 placing it among the top ten countries with the most deaths from coronavirus.

Since 6 April the case fatality rates observed in in Mexico have been higher than those in mainland China.

Ana Fernandez Menjivar, MSc DLSTHM, Senior Epidemiologist, GlobalData