On March 30, the Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) announced 163 new confirmed cases of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Taiwan. Of the 163 new cases, 56 are domestic and 107 are imported (53 of them tested positive after landing). The CECC announced no deaths today.
Regarding the domestic cases, they are 36 men and 20 women ranging in age from under five to 89 years.
Regarding the 107 new imported cases, they are 51 men and 56 women ranging in age from under five to 79 years. Of the cases, 20 arrived in Taiwan from Vietnam, 12 from Indonesia, four each from the US and Hong Kong, three from Thailand, two each from Myanmar, Australia, Korea, the Philippines, and Malaysia, and one each from the Netherlands, Singapore, Cambodia, Japan, France, Switzerland, Canada, Russia, and India; the areas the remaining 45 cases arrived from are being investigated. They all arrived between January 26 and March 29, 2022.
The CECC reported that a total of 6,966,983 cases related to COVID-19 have been reported in Taiwan among which COVID-19 has been ruled out in 6,943,537. Of these reported cases, infection with COVID-19 was laboratory-confirmed in 23,155 cases. Of the 23,155 confirmed cases, 7,319 are imported; 15,782 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, and a cumulative total of 135 cases have been removed as confirmed cases. There have been a cumulative total of 853 COVID-19 deaths since 2020; of the 853 deaths, 839 are from domestic cases and the other 14 are from imported cases.