On June 21, the Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) announced 56,404 new confirmed cases of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Taiwan. Of the 56,404 new cases, 56,339 are domestic and 65 are imported. The CECC announced 115 deaths today.
Regarding the 56,339 new domestic cases, 27,197 are male and 29,123 are female, while the gender of the other 19 cases is under investigation. They range in age from under five to above 90 years.
Of those domestic cases, 8,341 were reported in Taichung City, 8,048 in Kaohsiung City, 6,878 in New Taipei City, 5,527 in Tainan City, 4,625 in Changhua County, 3,853 in Taoyuan City, 3,550 in Taipei City, 2,951 in Pingtung County, 1,821 in Yunlin County, 1,462 in Nantou County, 1,438 in Miaoli County, 1,417 in Chiayi County, 1,051 in Hsinchu County, 945 in Hsinchu City, 943 in Chiayi City, 918 in Yilan County, 789 in Hualien County, 712 in Taitung County, 589 in Keelung City, 298 in Penghu County, 156 in Kinmen County, and 27 in Lienchiang County.
Regarding the 115 deaths from domestic cases announced today, they were 69 men and 46 women ranging in age from 30 to above 90 years. They were severe cases.
Regarding the 65 imported cases, they all arrived in Taiwan between May 19 and June 20, 2022.
The CECC reported that a total of 12,881,684 cases related to COVID-19 have been reported in Taiwan among which COVID-19 has been ruled out in 9,492,174. Of these reported cases, infection with COVID-19 was laboratory-confirmed in 3,387,061 cases. Of the 3,387,061 confirmed cases, 13,924 are imported; 3,373,083 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 5,480 COVID-19 deaths since 2020; of the 5,480 deaths, 5,465 are from domestic cases and the other 15 are from imported cases.