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COVID-19 (09/22): Taiwan reports 42,212 local cases, 59 deaths

  • 22 September, 2022
  • Itamar Waksman
COVID-19 (09/22): Taiwan reports 42,212 local cases, 59 deaths

Taiwan reported 42,212 new local cases of COVID-19 on Thursday. That’s almost a 7% decrease from the number of cases a week ago.

Almost a quarter of the people with new cases of COVID are from New Taipei, with 9,060 people there testing positive. Another 5,464 have the disease in Taichung, along with 5,067 in Taipei.

Another 59 people have died from COVID-19. Most were over the age of 80, and only about a sixth had taken three doses of a COVID vaccine.

Authorities say another 275 people are suffering from moderate or severe symptoms of the disease.


Taiwan also recorded 258 imported cases of COVID-19 on Thursday.

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