leroy merlin, Here are the latest figures. How many have been infected or have died? The virus has claimed the lives of 1,383 people and infected 64,366 around the globe. Only three people have died outside of China. Japan announced its first coronavirus death on Thursday. The 80-year-old woman had been in the hospital near Toyko since Feb. 1 after being diagnosed with pneumonia. The news occurred hours after Japan confirmed 44 more infected on the Diamond Princess cruise ship quarantined outside Toyko.
leroy merlin - THE 5 DEADLIEST DISEASE EPIDEMICS IN THE UNITED STATES The other deaths were in Hong Kong and the Philippines. The WHO said the number of cases will keep growing as tests are pending on thousands of suspected cases. Where is the virus? Roughly 99 percent of new cases have appeared in China with the vast majority of the cases in Hubei province and its provincial capital, Wuhan -- the epicenter of the virus. Over 515 cases have been reported in at least 25 countries globally. Europe's total is at 46.
leroy merlin, The United Kingdom has nine cases in the country. Singapore -- 58 Thailand -- 33 Japan -- 28 (218 passengers on Diamond Princess cruise ship outside Yokohama) (1 death) South Korea -- 28 Taiwan -- 18 Malaysia -- 18 Australia -- 15 Germany -- 16 Vietnam -- 16 France -- 11 United Arab Emirates -- 8 Canada -- 7 India -- 3 Italy -- 3 Philippines -- 3 (1 death) Russia -- 2 Spain -- 1 Sweden -- 1 Belgium -- 1
leroy merlin - Nepal -- 1 Finland --1 Sri Lanka -- 1 Cambodia -- 1 Hong Kong -- 51 (1 death) Macao -- 10 Differences between coronavirus and the flu? The flu has estimated to have killed roughly 10,000 to 25,000 people with nearly 19 to 26 million infected in the U.S. between October 1, 2019, and January 25, 2020, according to the CDC. Coronavirus has impacted a far lesser number, although it's not yet clear how many have been infected or how widespread it is. Medical staff work in the negative-pressure isolation ward in Jinyintan Hospital, designated for critical COVID-19 patients, in Wuhan in central China's Hubei province Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020. (Chinatopix Via AP)
leroy merlin - There have also been reports it can be spread without symptoms showing up. In respiratory illnesses, people with the most symptoms are the most contagious, the agency said. Children and those over 65 are the most likely to get sick from the flu, the CDC added. Unlike the coronavirus, there's a seasonal vaccine for the flu. People over six months out are advised by the agency to get it during annual vaccination, with certain rare exceptions, such as severe allergies to the shot.