Iran on Tuesday confirmed 8,042 coronavirus cases, the second-highest number outside of China, after Italy.
The Middle East country had 291 deaths from the virus, a Health Ministry spokesman said on state TV.
The vast majority of cases -- 2,114 -- were in the capital Tehran.
Here's a quick recap of the top five countries with confirmed cases, from CNN's latest tally:
Globally: 114,633 cases (4,072 deaths)
Mainland China: 80,754 (3,136)
Italy: 9,172 (463)
Iran: 8,042 (291)
South Korea: 7,513 (54)
Japan: 1,210 (16)