17 January 2022,   14:19
Number of coronavirus cases worldwide exceeds 65 million

The number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 worldwide exceeded 65 million.

According the US-based Johns Hopkins University, which relies on data from international organizations, federal and local authorities, the global number of infected people stands at 65,016,336, while the death toll has reached 1,502,728. Over 41,705,000 patients have already recovered from the disease.

The United States is the leading country in terms of confirmed coronavirus cases (14,086,016), followed by India (9,534,964) and Brazil (6,436,650).

According to Johns Hopkins University, Russia is ranked 4th with 2,375,546 confirmed coronavirus cases.