On July 19, the Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) announced 27,146 new confirmed cases of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Taiwan. Of the 27,146 new cases, 26,779 are domestic and 367 are imported. The CECC announced 37 deaths today.
Regarding the 26,779 new domestic cases, 12,476 are male and 14,289 are female, while the gender of the other 14 cases is under investigation. They range in age from under five to above 90 years. Of those domestic cases, 4,382 were reported in New Taipei City, 3,408 in Taichung City, 2,922 in Kaohsiung City, 2,848 in Taipei City, 2,487 in Taoyuan City, 1,882 in Tainan City, 1,336 in Changhua County, 969 in Pingtung County, 788 in Yunlin County, 710 in Hsinchu County, 705 in Yilan County, 670 in Miaoli County, 565 in Chiayi County, 543 in Hsinchu City, 541 in Hualien County, 509 in Nantou County, 397 in Keelung City, 346 in Taitung County, 333 in Chiayi City, 265 in Kinmen County, 149 in Penghu County, and 24 in Lienchiang County.
Regarding the 37 deaths from domestic cases announced today, they were 23 men and 14 women ranging in age from 20 to above 90 years. They were severe cases.
Regarding the 367 imported cases, they all arrived in Taiwan between June 21 and July 18, 2022.
The CECC reported that a total of 14,312,546 cases related to COVID-19 have been reported in Taiwan among which COVID-19 has been ruled out in 9,997,615. Of these reported cases, infection with COVID-19 was laboratory-confirmed in 4,309,904 cases. Of the 4,309,904 confirmed cases, 17,133 are imported; 4,292,717 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 8,261 COVID-19 deaths since 2020; of the 8,261 deaths, 8,246 are from domestic cases and the other 15 are from imported cases.