On September 14, the Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) announced 49,708 new confirmed cases of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Taiwan. Of the 49,708 new cases, 49,540 are domestic and 168 are imported. The CECC announced 37 deaths today.
Regarding the 49,540 new domestic cases, 22,387 are male and 27,141 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, 10,635 were reported in New Taipei City, 6,452 in Taichung City, 5,853 in Taipei City, 5,453 in Taoyuan City, 4,061 in Kaohsiung City, 2,865 in Tainan City, 2,137 in Changhua County, 1,520 in Hsinchu County, 1,350 in Hsinchu City, 1,316 in Pingtung County, 1,212 in Yilan County, 1,125 in Miaoli County, 1,062 in Yunlin County, 982 in Keelung City, 872 in Nantou County, 761 in Hualien County, 681 in Chiayi County, 448 in Chiayi City, 375 in Taitung County, 186 in Kinmen County, 164 in Penghu County, and 30 in Lienchiang County.
Regarding the 37 deaths from domestic cases announced today, they were 21 men and 16 women ranging in age from 20 to above 90 years. They were severe cases.
Regarding the 168 imported cases, they all arrived in Taiwan between July 31 and September 13, 2022.
The CECC reported that a total of 16,931,517 cases related to COVID-19 have been reported in Taiwan among which COVID-19 has been ruled out in 11,119,820. Of these reported cases, infection with COVID-19 was laboratory-confirmed in 5,804,343 cases. Of the 5,804,343 confirmed cases, 31,292 are imported; 5,772,997 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 10,366 COVID-19 deaths since 2020; of the 10,366 deaths, 10,350 are from domestic cases and the other 16 are from imported cases.