Today (18th) from 0 am to 9 pm, the number of new corona19 confirmed nationwide is 2,688.
This is the combined number of confirmed cases in 16 cities and provinces, excluding Busan, which does not announce the interim count among 17 cities and provinces.
It is 288 fewer than the 2,976 people at the same time the day before, but 535 more than the 11th, a week ago.
As there is still time until midnight, when the counting ends, the number of new confirmed cases to be announced as of 00:00 tomorrow is expected to record around 3,000.
(Photo = Yonhap News)