The new coronavirus that emerged in a Chinese market at the end of last year has killed more than 420 people and spread around the world.

The latest figures from China show there are more than 20,400 people infected in the country.

Outside mainland China, there have been more than 150 infections reported in around two dozen places. There have also been two deaths, one in the Philippines and the other in Hong Kong.

Here's where 2019-nCoV has been confirmed:

As of Monday, 20,400 people have been infected across China, the majority in and around Wuhan.

Most of the 425 who have died were in that region, but officials have confirmed multiple deaths elsewhere, including in the capital Beijing.

Thailand: 25 cases

Singapore: 24

Japan: 23

Hong Kong: 17, including one death

South Korea: 16

Australia: 13

Malaysia: 10

Taiwan: 10

Vietnam: 10

Macau: 9

India: 3

Surgical masks are in short supply as people seek protection from the virus Surgical masks are in short supply as people seek protection from the virus Photo: AFP / Loic VENANCE

Philippines: 2, including one death

Nepal: 1

Sri Lanka: 1

Cambodia: 1

United States: 11

Canada: 4

Germany: 12

France: 6

Britain: 2

Italy: 2

Russia: 2

Finland: 1

Spain: 1

Sweden: 1

United Arab Emirates: 5