Latest count of Covid-19 cases in Malaysia and selected countries

by BERNAMA 

The following are the updates on COVID-19 figures in Malaysia and selected countries across the world as at 10 am today.

Globally there have been 172,630,637 confirmed cases of COVID-19, including 3,718,683 deaths as reported to the World Health Organisation (WHO) as at June 6.  

Also a total of 1,638,006,899 vaccine doses have been administered globally till June 1.

The United States, India and Brazil remain the top three nations with highest number of positive cases and fatalities. However, countries with higher vaccination rates including the United States (US) and the United Kingdom (UK) have been reporting a slowdown in new cases.

Deaths in UK has fallen drastically and India is also seeing a daily decline in new number of cases.

The table below also indicates the status of some ASEAN nations including Malaysia as of June 6 as the COVID-19 pandemic rages on and the vaccination process moves into high gear.

COUNTRY TOTAL CONFIRMED CASES

(Cumulative)

NEW CASES

(Last 24 Hours) 

DEATHS

(Cumulative) 

% OF POPULATION 

FULLY VACCINATED

U.S        33,015,604         17,729    591,276 41.30 % 
INDIA        28,809,339        114,460    346,759 3.23%
BRAZIL        16,841,408          37,936    470,842 10.75%
FRANCE          5,605,392            6,229     109,096 18.33%
TURKEY          5,282,594            6,126      48,068 15.10%
UK          4,511,673            5,651    127,836 40.01%
INDONESIA          1,850,206            6,594      51,449 4.05%
PHILIPPINES          1,262,273            6,955      21,732 1.10%
MALAYSIA              616,815            6,241          3,378 3.48%
THAILAND             177,467            2,617       1,236 1.59%
SINGAPORE               62,196                20             33 30.19%
VIETNAM                 8,580               216            53 0.03% 

The figures come from the data provided by WHO, ASEAN countries, Our World in Data and John Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Centre.