Coronavirus tally: Global cases of COVID-19 top 23.4 million, death toll at 809,333

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The global tally for confirmed cases of the coronavirus that causes COVID-19 climbed to 23.4 million on Monday, with the death toll rising to 809,333,according to data aggregated by Johns Hopkins University. At least 13 million people are confirmed to have recovered. The U.S. has by far the most cases at 5.7 million, and the most deaths at 176,809. Brazil is second with 3.6 million cases and 114,744 deaths. India is third measured by cases that rose to 3.1 million, followed by Russia with 959,016 and South Africa with 609.773. Mexico has 560,164 cases and 60,480 deaths, the third highest in the world. India now has 57,542 deaths, putting it ahead of The U.K. That country has 327,643 cases and 41,515 fatalities, the highest in Europe and fifth highest in the world. China, where the illness was first reported late last year, has 89,695 cases, and 4,711 fatalities

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