Washington.- The number of infections coronavirus came this Saturday to 602,262 confirmed cases around the world, including 27.889 dead and 131.854 recovered, according to the Johns Hopkins University, which collects the official statistics.
The three countries with the highest number of reported cases are United Statesthe new red light of the pandemic of Covid-19, with 104.837 cases, followed by Italy with 86,498 and China with 81.948.
As for the dead, the figure came this Saturday to 27.889. Italy is positioned in first place with 9.134 dead, after adding up the Friday 919 deaths, the largest amount registered in the same country in a single day since the outbreak of the pandemic.
Spain, which meets 14 days of confinement after the declaration of a state of alarm by the pandemic of coronavirus, is the second country with more deaths with a total of 5.690, then, that this Saturday, recorded 832 dead, the highest number in a day. On third position is China with 3.177, country where the origin of the epidemic.
In the meantime, a total of 131.854 people around the world have been able to recover from the disease.
From the 11th of march, the World Health Organization (WHO) described as pandemic disease Covid-19, caused by the coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, emerged in the city of Wuhan, in central China, to the end of 2019.