On November 4, the Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) announced 27,594 new confirmed cases of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Taiwan. Of the 27,594 new cases, 27,547 are domestic and 47 are imported. The CECC announced 74 deaths today.
Regarding the 27,547 new domestic cases, 12,581 are male and 14,954 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, 4,785 were reported in New Taipei City, 3,747 in Taichung City, 3,638 in Kaohsiung City, 2,787 in Taoyuan City, 2,503 in Tainan City, 2,479 in Taipei City, 1,380 in Changhua County, 900 in Pingtung County, 717 in Hsinchu County, 645 in Yunlin County, 606 in Miaoli County, 598 in Hsinchu City, 574 in Chiayi County, 483 in Nantou County, 425 in Yilan County, 355 in Keelung City, 346 in Chiayi City, 295 in Hualien County, 163 in Taitung County, 75 in Kinmen County, 36 in Penghu County, and 10 in Lienchiang County.
Regarding the 74 deaths from domestic cases announced today, they were 36 men and 38 women ranging in age from 40 to above 90 years. They were severe cases.
Regarding the 47 imported cases, they all arrived in Taiwan between October 4 and November 2, 2022.
The CECC reported that a total of 19,498,694 cases related to COVID-19 have been reported in Taiwan among which COVID-19 has been ruled out in 11,658,297. Of these reported cases, infection with COVID-19 was laboratory-confirmed in 7,837,658 cases. Of the 7,837,658 confirmed cases, 36,574 are imported; 7,801,030 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 13,084 COVID-19 deaths since 2020; of the 13,084 deaths, 13,067 are from domestic cases and the other 17 are from imported cases.