On March 11, the Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) announced 82 new confirmed cases of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Taiwan. Of the 82 new cases, seven are domestic and 75 are imported (45 of them tested positive after landing). The CECC reported no deaths today.
Regarding the domestic cases, they are four men and three women, aged between under five and 79 years.
Regarding the 75 new imported cases, they are 43 men and 32 women, aged between under five and 79 years. Of the cases, 20 arrived in Taiwan from Vietnam, four each from the US and Indonesia, three from Hong Kong, two each from the Netherlands, Korea, Singapore, the Philippines, Myanmar, and one each from Ethiopia, Mexico, Brazil, Japan, the UK, Australia, Switzerland, and Spain; the areas the remaining 26 cases arrived from are being investigated. They arrived between February 18 and March 10, 2022.
The CECC reported that a total of 6,543,452 cases related to COVID-19 have been reported in Taiwan among which COVID-19 has been ruled out in 6,521,717. Of these reported cases, infection with COVID-19 was laboratory-confirmed in 21,163 cases. Of the 21,163 confirmed cases, 5,627 are imported; 15,482 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 134 cases have been removed as confirmed cases. There have been a cumulative total of 853 COVID-19 deaths since 2020; of the 853 deaths, 839 are from domestic cases and the other 14 are from imported cases.