Situation update for the EU/EEA and the UK
Situation update 17 February 8:00 CET
As of 17 February, 45 cases and one death have been reported in the EU/EEA and the UK:
sixteen cases in Germany (two imported, 14 locally acquired), twelve cases in France (five imported, seven locally acquired), nine cases in the United Kingdom (eight imported, one locally acquired), three cases in Italy (three imported), two cases in Spain (two imported), one case in Belgium (imported), one case in Finland (imported), and one case in Sweden (imported).
One death has been reported in France.
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Distribution of laboratory confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the EU/EEA and the UK, as of 17 February 2020
Geographic distribution of COVID-19 in the EU/EEA and the UK
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