EL NUEVO DIARIO, NEW YORK. – COVID-19, which began in China’s Wuhan city in November 2019 and has spread to 228 countries, has caused millions of deaths and disabilities as the disease spreads across the world.
According to data from Worldometer, which analyzes and verifies data from thousands of sources in real time and provides it to the governments of the United Kingdom, Thailand, Vietnam, Pakistan and Johns Hopkins University, as of Tuesday specifies that in the world, 6,674,346 People have died and 658,531,469 have been infected.
The five countries with the most deaths are the United States with 1,113,307; Brazil 691,994; India 530,677; Russia with 393,107, and Mexico with 330,805.
Meanwhile, the people with the most infections are the US with 101,825,079; India with 44,677,346; France 38,899,905; Germany 37,035,898, and Brazil 35,943,720.
The country with the lowest number of deaths in the world is Nauru, with 1 person, located in the central Pacific Ocean, with an area of 21 km² and a population of 10,873 people. 1 also in Western Sahara, a region of North Africa located at the western end of the Sahara Desert, with 266 thousand km² and 604,900 inhabitants.
The country with the fewest infections is Zaandam with 9 people. It is a city in the province of North Holland in the Netherlands, with 76,804 inhabitants and 74.25 km². After Western Sahara, 10 are infected.
In terms of the number of deaths and infections in the United States, where 2.4 million Dominicans reside, the state with the most deaths from the disease is California = 98,095; Texas = 92,113; Florida = 83,380; New York = 74,800, and Pennsylvania = 48,662.
The five with the most infections are California = 11,646,262; Texas = 8,132,471; Florida = 7,290,073; New York = 6,677,894, and Illinois = 3,939,214.
The panorama in the Big Apple, where 800,600 Dominicans reside, is as follows. Deaths = 43,603 people and 2,978,233 infected.
The countries with the most deaths are: Brooklyn = 13,780; Queens = 13,007; Bronx = 8,294; Manhattan = 5,940; and Staten Island = 2,582. While the number of infected in Brooklyn is 880,320; Queens = 834,337; Manhattan = 567,087; Bronx = 492,317; and Staten Island = 204,172.
It is estimated that tens of thousands of the nearly three million Dominicans living abroad have died and a similar number are infected.
In the Dominican Republic, the latest figures show 4,384 = dead and 656,433 = infected.