According to tracking by the Johns Hopkins University, the total number of people infected with the coronavirus currently stands at just under 900,000. The cumulative number of cases in the USA has reached nearly 190,000 - making the country the number one coronavirus hot spot. In contrast to China and South Korea which have had a lot of success in reducing their new case counts. Outbreaks in Europe are proving extremely worrying and Italy and Spain have passed 100,000 confirmed cases each. Germany’s outbreak has now reached approximately 73,000 cases.