COVID-19

Overview

14-day incidence of reported COVID-19 cases in selected countries, as of 20 May 2020
14-day incidence of reported COVID-19 cases in selected countries

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19), which is caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), was first identified in December 2019 in Wuhan, China, and has since spread rapidly, evolving into a full-blown pandemic.

 

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ECDC is responding to this outbreak by providing risk assessments, guidance, and advice on public health response activities to EU Member States and the EU Commission.

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Data

Download today’s data on the geographic distribution of COVID-19 cases worldwide

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Data

Poster: COVID-19 - Plan your journey

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Publication

Communicable disease threats report, 24-30 May 2020, week 22

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Methodology for estimating point prevalence of SARS-CoV-2 infection by pooled RT-PCR testing

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Projected baselines of COVID-19 in the EU/EEA and the UK for assessing the impact of de-escalation of measures

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Situation update 2 June 2020, dataset collected 6:00-10:00 CET

6 245 352 cases
Worldwide
376 427 deaths
Whereof 166 613 deaths in the EU/EEA and UK
1 407 144 cases
in the EU/EEA and the UK.