World passes 9 million COVID cases; US deaths >120K

The Johns Hopkins COVID-19 Dashboard for Monday morning, June 22, at 7:33 a.m.:

Worldwide cases: 9,006,757   Worldwide deaths: 469,220

U.S. cases: 2,291,353   U.S. deaths:  120,106

According to the Dashboard, the worldwide cases increased by 164,220 in the last 24 hours–a much larger increase than in previous days, and confirmed worldwide deaths grew by 3,758.

Here is a list from the Johns Hopkins Dashboard of the countries with the most confirmed COVID-19 cases in the world:

2,291,353 US

1,083,341 Brazil

591,465 Russia

425,282 India

306,761 United Kingdom

251,338 Peru

246,963 Chile

246,504 Spain

238,720 Italy

207,525 Iran

According to the Dashboard, the United States has added 23,966  cases in the last 24 hours, and deaths attributed to COVID-19 have increased by 260.  The case count is close to the two-week average of around 22,000, and the death count is lower.

Hawaii has added 162 cases since June 1, and now has 814 cumulative cases.  The Big Island added 2 cases on Sunday, with State Department of Health saying as of Sunday, the island had 4 active cases.  DOH also provided a map showing where the new cases within the past 28 days have been located.


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