On May 10, the Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) announced 50,828 new confirmed cases of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Taiwan. Of the 50,828 new cases, 50,780 are domestic and 48 are imported (43 of them tested positive upon landing). The CECC announced 12 deaths today.
Regarding the 50,780 new domestic cases, 24,799 are male and 25,964 are female, while the gender of the other 17 cases is under investigation. They range in age from under five to above 90 years. Of those domestic cases, 16,906 were reported in New Taipei City, 10,283 in Taipei City, 7,006 in Taoyuan City, 3,346 in Taichung City, 2,552 in Kaohsiung City, 1,774 in Tainan City, 1,734 in Keelung City, 1,279 in Yilan County, 933 in Hsinchu County, 759 in Hualien County, 736 in Changhua County, 680 in Pingtung County, 658 in Hsinchu City, 620 in Yunlin County, 523 in Miaoli County, 307 in Nantou County, 222 in Taitung County, 216 in Chiayi County, 138 in Chiayi City, 64 in Penghu County, 43 in Kinmen County, and one in Lienchiang County.
Regarding the 12 deaths announced today, they were eight men and four women ranging in age from 20 to above 90 years old. They all were severe cases.
Regarding the 48 new imported cases, they were 18 men and 30 women ranging in age from under 10 to 69 years. One of the cases arrived from the US, while the areas the remaining cases arrived from are being investigated. They all arrived between April 20 and May 9, 2022.
The CECC reported that a total of 9,074,309 cases related to COVID-19 have been reported in Taiwan among which COVID-19 has been ruled out in 8,636,383. Of these reported cases, infection with COVID-19 was laboratory-confirmed in 448,323 cases. Of the 448,323 confirmed cases, 11,963 are imported; 436,306 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 943 COVID-19 deaths since 2020; of the 943 deaths, 928 are from domestic cases and the other 15 are from imported cases.