As of January 17, as many as 326,279,424 novel coronavirus cases and 5,536,609 coronavirus-associated deaths were registered across the globe. The number of confirmed cases grew by 2,669,054 over the past day and the number of fatalities increased by 6,916.
The WHO statistics is based on officially confirmed data from the countries.
The biggest number of coronavirus cases was reported from the United States (64,720,612), India (37,380,253), Brazil (22,975,723), the United Kingdom (15,217,284), and France (13,819,182).
The biggest number of fatalities was reported from the United States (843,718), Brazil (620,971), India (486,451), Russia (321,990), and Mexico (301,334).