A viral outbreak that began in China has infected more than 67,000 people globally. The World Health Organization has named the illness COVID-19, referring to its origin late last year and the coronavirus that causes it.

The latest figures reported by each government’s health authority as of Saturday in Beijing:

– Mainland China: 1,523 deaths among 66,492 cases, mostly in the central province of Hubei.

– Hong Kong: 56 cases, 1 death

– Macao: 10



– Japan: 259, including 218 from a cruise ship docked in Yokohama, 1 death

– Singapore: 67

– Thailand: 33

– South Korea: 28

– Malaysia: 19

– Taiwan: 18

– Vietnam: 16

– Germany: 16

– United States: 15. Separately, one U.S. citizen died in China

– Australia: 14

– France: 11

– United Kingdom: 9

– United Arab Emirates: 8

– Canada: 8

– Philippines: 3 cases, including 1 death

– India: 3

– Italy: 3

– Russia: 2

– Spain: 2

– Belgium: 1

– Nepal: 1

– Sri Lanka: 1

– Sweden: 1

– Cambodia: 1

– Finland: 1

– Egypt: 1

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