21 July

Globally, the total confirmed cases of Covid-19 have reached over 14,729,000 with over 610,000 deaths and 8,310,000 recoveries

Brazil has reported over 23,000 new daily cases of Covid-19, falling to number three globally behind the United States and India.

Five countries in Central and South America are among the top ten globally in terms of cases, including Brazil, Colombia, Mexico, Peru and Argentina.

India remains the third highest country with the most confirmed Covid-19 cases globally, reporting over 1,118,000 confirmed cases and over 27,000 deaths.

India has reported its highest daily incident cases to date with over 40,000 new cases and, overall, the daily incident cases appear to be growing exponentially.

Isobel Lloyd, BSc and Kasey Fu, MPH, Director of Epidemiology at GlobalData