On February 14, the Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) announced 20,511 new confirmed cases of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Taiwan. Of the 20,511 new cases, 20,116 are domestic and 395 are imported. The CECC announced 36 deaths today.
Regarding the 20,116 new domestic cases, 9,204 are male and 10,901 are female, while the gender of the other 11 cases is under investigation. They range in age from under five to above 90 years. Of those domestic cases, 3,715 were reported in New Taipei City, 2,530 in Kaohsiung City, 2,423 in Taichung City, 2,033 in Taoyuan City, 1,785 in Tainan City, 1,772 in Taipei City, 1,004 in Changhua County, 585 in Pingtung County, 560 in Hsinchu County, 514 in Miaoli County, 502 in Yilan County, 497 in Yunlin County, 436 in Hsinchu City, 334 in Nantou County, 326 in Chiayi County, 324 in Keelung City, 297 in Hualien County, 213 in Chiayi City, 130 in Taitung County, 64 in Penghu County, 59 in Kinmen County, and 13 in Lienchiang County.
Regarding the 36 deaths from domestic cases announced today, they were 22 men and 14 women ranging in age from 40 to above 90 years. They were severe cases.
Regarding the 395 imported cases, they all arrived in Taiwan between January 14 and February 13, 2023.
The CECC reported that a total of 22,069,417 cases related to COVID-19 have been reported in Taiwan among which COVID-19 has been ruled out in 12,226,247. Of these reported cases, infection with COVID-19 was laboratory-confirmed in 9,842,257 cases. Of the 9,842,257 confirmed cases, 52,427 are imported; 9,789,776 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 17,193 COVID-19 deaths since 2020; of the 17,193 deaths, 17,172 are from domestic cases and the other 21 are from imported cases.