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NEWLY REPORTED COVID-19 CASES IN LAST 24h (2.28.2021, 10:30am CET, WHO):   U.S. 72,812    India 16,752    Brazil 65,169    Russia 11,534    The United Kingdom 8,523    France 24,537    Italy 20,488    Turkey 9,205    Germany 9,762    Columbia 3,567    Argentina 5,469    Mexico 7,512    Poland 12,097    Iran 7,975    South Africa 1,654    Ukraine 8,172    Indonesia 6,208    Peru 7,641    Czechia 14,815    The Netherlands 5,151    Canada 3,255    Chile 4,589    Portugal 1,027    Romania 3,761    Iraq 3,543    Sweden 4,811    Pakistan 1,315    Philippines 2,920    Serbia 3,339    Austria 2,060    Japan 1,201    Hungary 4,948    United Arab Emirates 3,434    Jordan 2,584    Lebanon 3,100    Slovakia 2,848    Malaysia 2,364    Belarus 1,602    Ecuador 1,430    Bolivia 1,069    Bulgaria 1,681    Palestine 1,623    Greece 1,732    Moldova 1,452    Paraguay 1,414    Estonia 1,569    China 42    Singapore 12    New Zealand 0    Australia 7    South Korea 356   

U.S. records 1 million coronavirus cases in 10 days

Christian Fernsby |
The United States recorded about a million cases of coronavirus over the past 10 days, the highest increase rate since the country reported its first case in January.

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The total number of coronavirus cases in the country reached 10 million on Monday, doubled in just three months since it hit 5 million on Aug. 9.

Texas recently overtook California to become the U.S. state with the most cases. Standing at 1,008,522 cases, the state is also the first to surpass 1 million cases. California reported 988,802 cases, followed by Florida with 852,174 cases and New York with 532,180 cases, according to the Johns Hopkins University.

New York remains the state with the highest number of deaths. The 33,705 cases of deaths recorded in the state account for about 14 percent of U.S. fatalities.


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