On February 6, the Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) announced 43 new confirmed cases of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Taiwan. Of the 43 new cases, 14 are domestic and 29 are imported (12 of them tested positive after landing). The CECC announced no deaths today.
Regarding the new domestic cases, they are two men and 12 women, aged between 10 and 79 years.
Regarding the 29 new imported cases, they are 19 men and ten women, aged between under 10 and 69 years. 22 of them arrived in Taiwan from the US (eight cases), Canada (four cases), Thailand, Korea, South Africa, Austria, the Philippines, Poland, Australia, Singapore, Mexico, and Dominican; the areas where the remaining seven cases arrived are being investigated. They all arrived between January 20 and February 5, 2022.
The CECC reported that a total of 5,756,263 cases related to COVID-19 have been reported in Taiwan among which COVID-19 has been ruled out in 5,736,634. Of these reported cases, infection with COVID-19 was laboratory-confirmed in 19,144 cases. Of the 19,144 confirmed cases, 3,893 are imported; 15,197 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 128 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.