Coronavirus: Which countries have confirmed cases?

New cases of infection with a novel strain of coronavirus, which emerged in the Chinese city of Wuhan, are being reported daily around the world.

In China, at least 425 people have died, the government said on Tuesday. At least 20,438 people have been infected across the country.

Scores of cases have also been confirmed in several countries in the Asia-Pacific region as well as Europe, North America and the Middle East.

Here are the countries and territories that have so far confirmed cases of the new coronavirus:

Australia – 12
Australia has confirmed 12 cases of the virus as of February 2: Four in New South Wales, four in Victoria, two in South Australia and two in Queensland.

Most of the patients arrived in the country from Wuhan or Hubei province.

Belgium – 1
Belgium said on February 4 that one of nine repatriated Belgians from Wuhan has tested positive for the coronavirus.

Cambodia – 1
Cambodia confirmed its first case of coronavirus on January 27.

Minister of Health Mam Bunheng said the patient was a 60-year-old Chinese national in the coastal city of Sihanoukville.

Canada – 4
Canada has confirmed four cases of the coronavirus as of February 2.

China – 20,438
As of the end of February 3, the number of people infected was confirmed at 20,438 in mainland China, most of them in and around Wuhan.

At least 425 people have died, nearly all of them in Hubei Province, but officials have confirmed a number of deaths elsewhere, including in the capital Beijing.

The city of Macau, a gambling hub hugely popular with mainland tourists, has confirmed 10 cases.

Hong Kong reported its first death from the disease on Tuesday of a man who had travelled from Wuhan. Some 15 people are known to have been infected, with hundreds of suspected cases reported.

Finland – 1
A Chinese tourist who was admitted to hospital for tests has been confirmed as having been infected with the coronavirus.

The patient is said to be a 32-year-old woman from Wuhan.

France – 6
There are six confirmed cases of the coronavirus in France, the first European country to be affected. The most recent was a doctor who contracted the virus after treating patients.

France’s health minister has said it is likely that there will be more cases and that authorities are surveying everyone the patients have come into contact with since arriving in France.

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