Covid-19 in Morocco: 6 deaths in 24 hours, 201 new contaminations and 5,438 active cases

6 deaths, 201 new cases of contamination, and 218 cures were confirmed in the Kingdom on October 23 and 24, 2021. The still active cases amount to 5,438, while more than 21.4 million people are fully vaccinated. The monitoring of the pandemic, in figures.

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In the Maghreb, Algeria does not communicate the number of screening tests, which suggests that the number of contaminations is much higher than the official figures. The last report stopped reports 67 new cases infected with Covid-19, 3 deaths and 51 recoveries. The country has 205,683 cases of contamination, including 5,883 deaths and 141,078 healings.

In Tunisia, 124 new cases of contamination, 7 deaths and 116 healings were recorded, according to the latest report available. The country has a total of 711,521 cases of contamination, including 25,139 deaths and 685,084 healings since March 2020.

In Mauritania, 44 new cases of contamination, 1 death and 30 recoveries were recorded, according to the latest report available. The country has 36,910 cases of Covid-19 contamination, including 35,652 healings and 792 deaths.

The novel coronavirus pandemic has killed at least 4,941,032 worldwide since the WHO office in China reported the onset of the disease at the end of December 2019, according to a report established by AFP from from official sources Sunday at 10:00 GMT.

More than 243,270,300 cases of infection have been officially diagnosed since the start of the epidemic. The vast majority of patients recover, but a still poorly evaluated part retains symptoms for weeks or even months.

The figures are based on reports communicated daily by the health authorities in each country. They exclude the revisions carried out a posteriori by certain statistical organizations, which conclude with a much higher number of deaths.

The WHO even estimates, taking into account the excess mortality directly and indirectly linked to Covid-19, that the results of the pandemic could be two to three times higher than that officially recorded. A significant proportion of the less severe or asymptomatic cases also remain undetected despite the intensification of screening in many countries.

On Saturday, 6,072 new deaths and 394,025 new cases were recorded worldwide. The countries that have recorded the most new deaths in their latest reports are Russia with 1,072 new deaths, the United States (590) and India (561).

The United States is the most affected country in terms of both deaths and cases, with 735,801 deaths for 45,427,539 cases, according to the Johns Hopkins University count.

After the United States, the countries most affected are Brazil with 605,457 deaths and 21,723,559 cases, India with 454,269 deaths (34,175,468 cases), Mexico with 286,259 deaths (3,781,661 cases), and the Russia with 230,600 dead (8,241,643 cases).

Among the hardest hit countries, Peru is the one with the highest number of deaths relative to its population, with 607 deaths per 100,000 inhabitants, followed by Bosnia (345), North Macedonia (338), Bulgaria (331), Montenegro (328) and Hungary (316).

Latin America and the Caribbean totaled 1,514,642 deaths for 45,718,783 cases on Sunday at 10:00 a.m., Europe 1,373,413 deaths (72,449,471 cases), Asia 862,678 deaths (55,455,754 cases), states United and Canada 764,541 deaths (47,124,343 cases), Africa 216,752 deaths (8,465,317 cases), the Middle East 206,339 deaths (13,814,060 cases), and Oceania 2,667 deaths (242,573 cases).

This assessment was carried out using data collected by AFP offices from the competent national authorities and information from the World Health Organization (WHO). Due to corrections made by authorities or late releases of data, the 24-hour increase figures may not exactly match those released the day before.