The United States now has more confirmed cases than any other single country, including China where the disease emerged in December 2019. Europe has also recorded hundreds of thousands of infections, with Italy and Spain worst affected (BBC, March 31, 2020). Read our special reports HERE.

So far has been reported – Today: Tuesday, 03/31/2020

  • 823,000 people globally confirmed cases until 03 – 31 -2020 (read HERE). 
  • 40,600 deaths
  • 174.000 recovered 
  • 167 countries. The global spread of the virus continues fast.

One example of the European countries outbreak is published last week on BBC with this striking title Coronavirus latest: Spain records a 26% increase in deaths in 24 hours.

United Estate’s outbreak. New York and Washington are the epicenters.  

Post reporters and editors are keeping this map up to date as new cases are confirmed around the country. Right now, the coronavirus is in every state.

The new respiratory virus, which has emerged in the Chinese city of Wuhan, in December 2019, become a global pandemic. It has spread exponentially in China (China’s epidemic medical and ethical issues), but now it is spreading all over the world.

Coronavirus. Shortage of beds and supplies rise objective bioethical dilemma, read The use of healthcare resources during this crisis.


Source: Johns Hopkins University, national public health agencies Last updated on 31 March 2020, 19:00 BST.