On October 25, the Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) announced 39,203 new confirmed cases of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Taiwan. Of the 39,203 new cases, 39,148 are domestic and 55 are imported. The CECC announced 42 deaths today.
Regarding the 39,148 new domestic cases, 18,048 are male and 21,083 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, 6,582 were reported in New Taipei City, 5,317 in Taichung City, 4,811 in Kaohsiung City, 3,723 in Taipei City, 3,670 in Tainan City, 3,403 in Taoyuan City, 2,266 in Changhua County, 1,438 in Pingtung County, 973 in Yunlin County, 909 in Hsinchu County, 904 in Miaoli County, 888 in Chiayi County, 783 in Nantou County, 770 in Hsinchu City, 684 in Yilan County, 579 in Chiayi City, 438 in Keelung City, 434 in Hualien County, 234 in Taitung County, 216 in Kinmen County, 108 in Penghu County, and 18 in Lienchiang County.
Regarding the 42 deaths from domestic cases announced today, they were 21 men and 21 women ranging in age from 50 to above 90 years. They were severe cases.
Regarding the 55 imported cases, they all arrived in Taiwan between September 25 and October 23, 2022.
The CECC reported that a total of 19,120,791 cases related to COVID-19 have been reported in Taiwan among which COVID-19 has been ruled out in 11,602,383. Of these reported cases, infection with COVID-19 was laboratory-confirmed in 7,515,630 cases. Of the 7,515,630 confirmed cases, 36,124 are imported; 7,479,452 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 12,427 COVID-19 deaths since 2020; of the 12,427 deaths, 12,410 are from domestic cases and the other 17 are from imported cases.