On June 23, the Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) announced 48,356 new confirmed cases of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Taiwan. Of the 48,356 new cases, 48,283 are domestic and 73 are imported. The CECC announced 166 deaths today.
Regarding the 48,283 new domestic cases, 22,537 are male and 25,729 are female, while the gender of the other 17 cases is under investigation. They range in age from under five to above 90 years.
Of those domestic cases, 7,001 were reported in Taichung City, 6,722 in Kaohsiung City, 6,296 in New Taipei City, 4,444 in Tainan City, 4,105 in Taoyuan City, 3,618 in Changhua County, 3,322 in Taipei City, 2,263 in Pingtung County, 1,332 in Yunlin County, 1,167 in Miaoli County, 1,158 in Hsinchu County, 1,149 in Nantou County, 1,060 in Chiayi County, 932 in Hsinchu City, 859 in Yilan County, 748 in Chiayi City, 665 in Hualien County, 587 in Keelung City, 445 in Taitung County, 246 in Penghu County, 156 in Kinmen County, and 8 in Lienchiang County.
Regarding the 166 deaths from domestic cases announced today, they were 102 men and 64 women ranging in age from 30 to above 90 years. They were severe cases.
Regarding the 73 imported cases, they all arrived in Taiwan between June 21 and 22, 2022.
The CECC reported that a total of 13,021,521 cases related to COVID-19 have been reported in Taiwan among which COVID-19 has been ruled out in 9,529,998. Of these reported cases, infection with COVID-19 was laboratory-confirmed in 3,487,599 cases. Of the 3,487,599 confirmed cases, 14,032 are imported; 3,473,513 are domestic; 36 are naval crew members aboard the Panshi fast combat support ship; 3 are infections on an aircraft; 1 case has an unknown source of infection; 14 cases' sources of infection are being investigated. There have been a cumulative total of 5,817 COVID-19 deaths since 2020; of the 5,817 deaths, 5,802 are from domestic cases and the other 15 are from imported cases.