8,836 die of COVID-19 globally in a day
Published: 11:51 AM, 11 January 2021
In the last 24 hours, 612,214 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus around the world while 8,836 died from the pandemic. The United States has registered the highest number of deaths from the pandemic and infections during the period.
As of Monday morning (11-01-2021), a total of 90,693,590 people has been diagnosed with the virus worldwide, as the death toll rises to 1,943,173 while 64,813,856 patients have recovered, according to Worldometers data.
The US, the worst-hit country in the world, has registered 1,792 deaths and 213,453 new cases in the last 24 hours. The country is still at the top in coronavirus deaths and infections. A total of 383,275 people died in the country due to the pandemic and 22,917,334 have been infected so far.
Mexico has seen the second-highest death toll of 1,135 in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 133,204. The total number of cases has exceeded 1,524,036 with 16,105 new infections.
The UK has registered the third-highest death toll of 563 during the time. With this, the tally of fatalities from the pandemic has risen to 81,431 in the country. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 3,072,349 as 54,940 new cases were confirmed during the period.
In Brazil, 483 more people have died from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours, increasing the death toll from the pandemic to 203,140. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 8,105,790 as 29,792 new cases were confirmed during the period.
Russia has reported 22,851 new coronavirus cases, taking the overall caseload to 3,401,954. The death toll due to COVID-19 climbed to 61,837 with 456 people succumbing to the disease in a span of 24 hours.
The coronavirus, that first reported in China late last year, is now affecting 218 countries and territories around the world and two international conveyances.