On July 5, the Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) announced 36,015 new confirmed cases of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Taiwan. Of the 36,015 new cases, 35,914 are domestic and 101 are imported. The CECC announced 103 deaths today.
Regarding the 35,914 new domestic cases, 16,967 are male and 18,935 are female, while the gender of the other 12 cases is under investigation. They range in age from under five to above 90 years.
Of those domestic cases, 4,970 were reported in Taichung City, 4,930 in New Taipei City, 4,198 in Kaohsiung City, 3,164 in Tainan City, 3,122 in Taipei City, 3,117 in Taoyuan City, 2,353 in Changhua County, 1,537 in Pingtung County, 1,089 in Yunlin County, 978 in Miaoli County, 859 in Hsinchu County, 818 in Chiayi County, 812 in Yilan County, 790 in Nantou County, 636 in Hsinchu City, 614 in Hualien County, 567 in Chiayi City, 504 in Taitung County, 392 in Keelung City, 214 in Kinmen County, 209 in Penghu County, and 43 in Lienchiang County.
Regarding the 103 deaths from domestic cases announced today, they were 46 men and 57 women ranging in age from 30 to above 90 years. They were severe cases.
Regarding the 101 imported cases, they all arrived in Taiwan between July 3 and 4, 2022.
The CECC reported that a total of 13,667,338 cases related to COVID-19 have been reported in Taiwan among which COVID-19 has been ruled out in 9,734,646. Of these reported cases, infection with COVID-19 was laboratory-confirmed in 3,929,627 cases. Of the 3,929,627 confirmed cases, 15,098 are imported; 3,914,475 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 7,128 COVID-19 deaths since 2020; of the 7,128 deaths, 7,113 are from domestic cases and the other 15 are from imported cases.