On July 29, the Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) announced 23,289 new confirmed cases of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Taiwan. Of the 23,289 new cases, 22,983 are domestic and 306 are imported. The CECC announced 57 deaths today.
Regarding the 22,983 new domestic cases, 10,431 are male and 12,540 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, 4,065 were reported in New Taipei City, 2,685 in Taichung City, 2,392 in Taoyuan City, 2,313 in Kaohsiung City, 2,299 in Taipei City, 1,906 in Tainan City, 1,135 in Changhua County, 719 in Pingtung County, 657 in Hsinchu County, 643 in Miaoli County, 636 in Yunlin County, 551 in Hsinchu City, 512 in Yilan County, 446 in Hualien County, 436 in Chiayi County, 363 in Nantou County, 326 in Keelung City, 301 in Chiayi City, 278 in Taitung County, 169 in Kinmen County, 139 in Penghu County, and 12 in Lienchiang County.
Regarding the 57 deaths from domestic cases announced today, they were 31 men and 26 women ranging in age from 30 to above 90 years. They were severe cases.
Regarding the 306 imported cases, they all arrived in Taiwan between June 29 and July 28, 2022.
The CECC reported that a total of 14,754,886 cases related to COVID-19 have been reported in Taiwan among which COVID-19 has been ruled out in 10,202,581. Of these reported cases, infection with COVID-19 was laboratory-confirmed in 4,545,636 cases. Of the 4,545,636 confirmed cases, 19,571 are imported; 4,526,011 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 8,833 COVID-19 deaths since 2020; of the 8,833 deaths, 8,818 are from domestic cases and the other 15 are from imported cases.