Daily report (9 Feb 2020)

Admin • February 9, 2020

live reports

No new countries reported cases of 2019-nCoV in the past 24 hours. • Update on Cruise Ship Diamond Princess: On 9 February, Japanese National Health Authorities provided WHO with a detailed update on the situation of the Cruise Ship Diamond Princess, currently harboured in Yokohama, Japan. Following confirmation of a case of 2019-nCoV, all crew and passengers are being quarantined for a 14-day period on board the vessel, asked to stay in their cabins and to wear a mask when leaving their cabin.

All crew and passengers are closely followed-up and are medically examined and tested for 2019-nCoV when displaying any signs or symptoms suggestive of 2019- nCoV disease. The quarantine period will come to an end on 19 February. Epidemiological and environmental investigations are ongoing.

As of 8 February, 64 individuals were found to have been infected with 2019-nCoV among passengers and crew members. All individuals testing positive were disembarked and admitted for medical care in infectious disease hospitals in the Yokohama area. Close contacts of the infected passengers are asked to remain in quarantine for 14 days from last contact with a confirmed case. Thus, the quarantine period will be extended beyond the 19 February as appropriate only for close contacts of newly confirmed cases.

Reported incidence of confirmed novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) cases

Case statistics in China

Province/Region/CityConfirmed Cases
Hubei 27100
Guangdong 1120
Zhejiang 1075
Henan 1033
Hunan 838
Anhui 779
Jiangxi 740
Jiangsu 468
Chongqing 446
Shandong 435
Sichuan 386
Beijing 326
Shanghai 292
Fujian 250
Shaanxi 208
Guangxi 100
Hebei 96
Yunnan 91
Heilongjiang 80
Liaoning 60
Hainan 57
Shanxi 47
Gansu 35
Tianjin 34
Guizhou 29
Ningxia 26
Inner Mongolia 23
Xinjiang 18
Jilin 17
Hong Kong SAR 13
Taipei 10
Qinghai 8
Macau SAR 7
Xizang 1
Macau SAR 7
Total 37251

Case statistics (worldwide)

Country/Territory/Area Confirmed*
(new) cases
Total
(new)
cases with
travel
history to
China
Total (new) cases
with possible
or confirmed
transmission
outside of China
Total (new)
cases with site
of transmission
under
investigation
Total (new)
deaths
China 37251 812
Singapore 40 21 19 0 0
Japan 26 22 4 0 0
Republic Of Korea 27 13 12 2 0
Australia 15 15 0 0 0
Malaysia 17 9 4 4 0
Vietnam 14 8 6 0 0
Philippines 3 2 0 1 1
Cambodia 1 1 0 0 0
Thailand 32 22 6 4 0
India 3 3 0 0 0
Nepal 1 1 0 0 0
Sri Lanka 1 1 0 0 0
United States of America 12 10 2 0 0
Canada 7 6 0 1 0
Germany 14 3 12 0 0
France 6 5 1 0 0
Italy 3 3 0 0 0
The United Kingdom 3 1 2*** 0 0
Russian Federation 2 2 0 0 0
Belgium 1 1 0 0 0
Finland 1 1 0 0 0
Spain 1 0 0 0
Sweden 1 1 0 0 0
United Arab Emirates 7 5 0 2 0
International conveyance (Japan) 64** 0 0 64 0

Case classifications are based on WHO case definitions for 2019-nCoV. †Location of transmission is classified based on WHO analysis of available official data, and may be subject to reclassification as additional data become available. ‡Confirmed cases in China include cases confirmed in Hong Kong SAR (26 confirmed cases, 1 death), Macao SAR (10 confirmed cases) and Taipei and environs (17 confirmed cases). §The exposure occurred in Germany. Cases identified on a cruise ship currently in Japanese territorial waters. The exposure for one of the two cases occurred outside of the United Kingdom. ††Modified based on updated information.

Risk levels

China Very High
Regional level High
Global level High