On January 30, the Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) announced 54 new confirmed cases of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Taiwan. Of the 54 new cases, 14 are domestic and 40 are imported (eight of them tested positive after landing). The CECC announced no deaths today.
Regarding the domestic cases, they are six men and eight women, aged between under ten and 69 years.
Regarding the 40 new imported cases, they are 21 men and 19 women, aged between under five and 69 years. 30 of them arrived in Taiwan from the US (eight cases), the UK (five cases), China (four cases), Vietnam (three cases), Cambodia (two cases), Australia, Hong Kong, France, Japan, South Africa, the Philippines, Canada, and Hungary; the areas where the remaining ten cases arrived are being investigated. They all arrived between January 14 and January 29, 2022.
The CECC reported that a total of 5,659,833 cases related to COVID-19 have been reported in Taiwan among which COVID-19 has been ruled out in 5,640,850. Of these reported cases, infection with COVID-19 was laboratory-confirmed in 18,735 cases. Of the 18,735 confirmed cases, 3,633 are imported; 15,048 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 127 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.