On February 13, the Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) announced 52 new confirmed cases of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Taiwan. Of the 52 new cases, 12 are domestic and 40 are imported (15 of them tested positive after landing). The CECC announced no deaths today.
Regarding the domestic cases, they are five men and seven women, aged between under five and 79 years.
Regarding the 40 new imported cases, they are 18 men and 22 women, aged between under 10 and 69 years. 33 of them arrived in Taiwan from the US (nine cases), the Philippines (four cases), Australia (three cases), Ukraine (two cases), Japan (two cases), Italy, Cambodia, Sweden, Finland, Poland, Canada, South Africa, Singapore, Mongolia, Spain, Laos, Korea, and Mexico; the areas where the remaining seven cases arrived are being investigated. They all arrived between January 12 and February 12, 2022.
The CECC reported that a total of 5,968,058 cases related to COVID-19 have been reported in Taiwan among which COVID-19 has been ruled out in 5,947,691. Of these reported cases, infection with COVID-19 was laboratory-confirmed in 19,567 cases. Of the 19,567 confirmed cases, 4,194 are imported; 15,319 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, and a cumulative total of 130 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.