On June 25, the Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) announced 76 new confirmed cases of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Taiwan. All 76 cases are indigenous. The CECC also announced five deaths today.
The CECC pointed out that of the 76 indigenous cases, 39 are men and the other 37 are women ranging in ages from under 5 to 89 years old. They began to suffer the onset of symptoms between May 18 and June 24, 2021. Regarding those indigenous cases, New Taipei City reported most cases, at 32, and Taipei City had the second highest number, at 20. Taoyuan City reported 10 cases; Hsinchu County reported 4 cases; Miaoli County reported 3 cases; Changhua County and Kaohsiung City reported 2 cases each; Yilan County, Keelung City and Taichung City reported 1 case each.
Regarding the five deaths announced today, they were three men and two women between 70 and 99 years old.
The CECC reported that a total of 1,213,717 cases related to COVID-19 have been reported in Taiwan among which COVID-19 has been ruled out in 1,197,732. Of these reported cases, infection with COVID-19 was laboratory-confirmed in 14,465 cases. Of the 14,465 confirmed cases, 1,167 are imported; 13,245 are indigenous; 36 are naval crew members aboard the Panshi fast combat support ship; 2 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 102 cases have been removed from the list of confirmed cases. There have been a cumulative total of 610 COVID-19 deaths since 2020; of the 610 deaths, 602 are indigenous cases and the other 8 are imported.