More than 200,000 people worldwide have been infected by the novel coronavirus, according to a statistics website that compiles new case numbers.

The global number of the total confirmed coronavirus cases hit 200,100, according to Worldometer data.

The death toll has risen to 8,010 across the world, including 3,237 in China, where the virus outbreak first emerged from the city of Wuhan in last December.

Outside of China, the virus has killed many others, including 2,503 in Italy, 988 in Iran, 533 in Spain, 116 in the U.S. and 84 in South Korea.

In addition, more than 82,500 people

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