On January 14, the Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) announced 68 new confirmed cases of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Taiwan. Of those cases, 11 are domestic and 57 are imported. The CECC announced no deaths today.
The CECC pointed out that the new domestic cases are eight men and three women, aged between under five and 59 years old.
Regarding the 57 new imported cases, 25 are male and 24 are female while the gender of the other eight cases is being investigated. They are between under five and 79 years old. 42 of them arrived in Taiwan from the US (17 cases), Canada (five cases), the Philippines (four cases), Australia (three cases), Poland (three cases), Vietnam (three cases), Indonesia, Denmark, France, Portugal, Brazil, Turkey, and Sweden; the countries where the remaining 15 cases arrived are being investigated. They arrived between December 31, 2021, and January 13, 2022.
The CECC reported that a total of 5,210,348 cases related to COVID-19 have been reported in Taiwan among which COVID-19 has been ruled out in 5,190,844. Of these reported cases, infection with COVID-19 was laboratory-confirmed in 17,692 cases. Of the 17,692 confirmed cases, 2,962 are imported; 14,676 are domestic; 36 are naval crew members aboard the Panshi fast combat support ship; 3 are infections on an aircraft; 1 case has unknown sources of infection; 14 cases' sources of infection are being investigated, and a cumulative total of 114 cases have been removed from the list of confirmed cases. There have been a cumulative total of 851 COVID-19 deaths since 2020; of the 851 deaths, 838 are from domestic cases and the other 13 are from imported cases.