In numbers: How coronavirus has spread around the world

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The dates, the countries, and the numbers associated with the deadly outbreak.

There has been a rising number of countries which have reported cases of coronavirus.

Here are the dates and the numbers of countries reporting cases.

December 31 2019 – 1 (first cases in China reported to the World Health Organisation)

Coronavirus graphic
(PA Graphics)

January 13 – 2 (first case outside China as virus reaches Thailand)
January 14 – 2
January 15-19 – 3 (first case in Japan)
January 20-21 – 4 (first case in South Korea)
January 22-23 – 6
January 24 – 8
January 25 – 12 (virus reaches Europe with first cases in France)

Coronavirus disinfection techniques
A tramcar is disinfected in Pyongyang, North Korea (AP)
The quarantined Tenerife hotel
The H10 Costa Adeje Palace hotel in La Caleta in Tenerife, where dozens of tourists are under quarantine (AP)

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