Coronavirus tally: Global cases of COVID-19 top 224. 7 million and Biden to announce new steps ahead of UN meeting

Published Sep 13 2021 at 10:38 AM GMT
  • The global tally for the coronavirus-borne illness climbed above 224.7 million on Monday, while the death toll rose to 4 63 million, according to data aggregated by Johns Hopkins University.
  • The US continues to lead the world with a total of 40.9 million cases and 659,975 deaths.
  • The daily average of new cases over the past seven days eased to 145.724 as of Sunday, down from a recent peak of 166,105 on Sept.
  • 1 and 7% less than what it was two weeks ago, according to a New York Times tracker.
  • The daily average for deaths rose to 1,648, up 27% in two weeks and the most since March.



  • Published Sep 13, 2021 10:38 AM GMT