Situation update worldwide, as of 28 March 2020

Epidemiological update

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Since 31 December 2019 and as of 28 March 2020, 591 971 cases of COVID-19 (in accordance with the applied case definitions and testing strategies in the affected countries) have been reported, including 26 990 deaths***.

The deaths have been reported from Italy (9 136), Spain (4 858), China (3 301), Iran (2 378), France (1 995), United States (1 707), United Kingdom (759), Netherlands (546), Germany (325), Belgium (289), Switzerland (197), South Korea (144), Argentina (117), Brazil (92), Sweden (92), Turkey (92), Indonesia (87), Portugal (76), Austria (68), Philippines (54), Canada (53), Denmark (52), Japan (49), Ecuador (41), Iraq (40), Greece (28), Malaysia (26), Egypt (24), Romania (24), Morocco (23), Ireland (22), Algeria (21), San Marino (21), Dominican Republic (20), India (19), Argentina (17)***, Norway (16), Poland (16), Luxembourg (15), Panama (14), Australia (13), Mexico (12), Hungary (11), Peru (11), Israel (10), Albania (9), Czech Republic (9), Pakistan (9), Slovenia (9), Finland (7), International conveyance in Japan (7), Lebanon (7), Colombia (6), Serbia (6), Tunisia (6), Bangladesh (5), Chile (5), Cyprus (5), Lithuania (5), Thailand (5), Ukraine (5), Bahrain (4), Democratic Republic of the Congo (4), Russia (4), Andorra (3), Azerbaijan (3), Bosnia and Herzegovina (3), Bulgaria (3), Burkina Faso (3), Croatia (3), Ghana (3), North Macedonia (3), Paraguay (3), Saudi Arabia (3), Afghanistan (2), Costa Rica (2), Cuba (2), Iceland (2), Mauritius (2), Moldova (2), Puerto Rico (2), Singapore (2), South Africa (2), Taiwan (2), Trinidad and Tobago (2), United Arab Emirates (2), Armenia (1), Cameroon (1), Cape Verde (1), Cayman Islands (1), Curaçao (1), Estonia (1), Gabon (1), Gambia (1), Guam (1), Guatemala (1), Guyana (1), Honduras (1), Jamaica (1), Jersey (1), Kenya (1), Kosovo** (1), Montenegro (1), Nicaragua (1), Niger (1), Nigeria (1), Palestine* (1), Sudan (1), Togo (1), Venezuela (1) and Zimbabwe (1).

Cases have been reported on the following continents:

Africa: South Africa (1 170), Egypt (495), Morocco (345), Algeria (305), Tunisia (227), Burkina Faso (146), Ghana (137), Senegal (119), Côte d’Ivoire (101), Cameroon (88), Nigeria (81), Democratic Republic of the Congo (58), Rwanda (54), Kenya (31), Togo (25), Madagascar (24), Ethiopia (16), Zambia (16), Uganda (14), Djibouti (13), Equatorial Guinea (13), United Republic of Tanzania (13), Niger (10), Eswatini (9), Namibia (8), Gabon (7), Mozambique (7), Seychelles (7), Benin (6), Eritrea (6), Cape Verde (5), Central African Republic (5), Chad (5), Guinea (5), Zimbabwe (5), Angola (4), Congo (4), Mali (4), Gambia (3), Liberia (3), Mauritania (3), Somalia (3), Sudan (3), Guinea-Bissau (2) and Libya (1).

Asia: China (82 213), Iran (32 332), South Korea (9 478), Turkey (5 698), Israel (3 035), Malaysia (2 161), Japan (1 499), Pakistan (1 197), Thailand (1 136), Saudi Arabia (1 104), Indonesia (1 046), India (873), Philippines (803), Singapore (732), Qatar (562), Bahrain (466), Iraq (458), United Arab Emirates (405), Lebanon (391), Taiwan (267), Kuwait (225), Jordan (212), Kazakhstan (193), Vietnam (169), Oman (131), Brunei Darussalam (115), Sri Lanka (106), Uzbekistan (104), Cambodia (102), Mauritius (94), Afghanistan (91), Palestine* (91), Kyrgyzstan (58), Bangladesh (48), Maldives (14), Mongolia (11), Laos (6), Myanmar (5), Syria (5), Bhutan (3), Nepal (3) and Timor-Leste (1).

America: United States (104 686), Canada (4 689), Brazil (3 417), Ecuador (1 627), Chile (1 610), Panama (786), Mexico (717), Argentina (690), Peru (635), Dominican Republic (581), Colombia (539), Costa Rica (263), Uruguay (238), Venezuela (119), Honduras (95), Cuba (80), Bolivia (74), Trinidad and Tobago (66), Puerto Rico (64), Paraguay (56), Guatemala (32), Aruba (28), Jamaica (26), Barbados (24), United States Virgin Islands (19), Bermuda (17), El Salvador (13), Dominica (11), Bahamas (9), Greenland (9), Cayman Islands (8), Curaçao (8), Haiti (8), Suriname (8), Antigua and Barbuda (7), Grenada (7), Guyana (5), Montserrat (5), Saint Lucia (3), Sint Maarten (3), Anguilla (2), Belize (2), British Virgin Islands (2), Nicaragua (2), Saint Kitts and Nevis (2), Turks and Caicos Islands (2) and Saint Vincent and the Grenadines (1).

Europe: Italy (86 498), Spain (64 059), Germany (48 582), France (32 964), United Kingdom (14 543), Switzerland (12 104), Netherlands (8 603), Austria (7 697), Belgium (7 284), Portugal (4 268), Norway (3 581), Sweden (3 046), Czech Republic (2 279), Ireland (2 121), Denmark (2 046), Luxembourg (1 605), Poland (1 389), Romania (1 292), Russia (1 036), Finland (1 025), Greece (966), Iceland (890), Slovenia (632), Croatia (586), Estonia (575), Serbia (457), Armenia (372), Lithuania (358), Hungary (343), Slovakia (295), Bulgaria (293), Latvia (280), Andorra (267), Bosnia and Herzegovina (229), San Marino (223), North Macedonia (219), Ukraine (218), Moldova (199), Albania (186), Azerbaijan (165), Cyprus (162), Faroe Islands (144), Malta (139), Belarus (94), Kosovo** (86), Georgia (81), Montenegro (75), Liechtenstein (60), Gibraltar (55), Jersey (52), Monaco (42), Guernsey (36), Isle of Man (29) and Holy See (5).

Oceania: Australia (3 378), New Zealand (416), Guam (51), French Polynesia (30), New Caledonia (15), Fiji (5) and Papua New Guinea (1).

Other: International conveyance in Japan (696).

* This designation shall not be construed as recognition of a State of Palestine and is without prejudice to the individual positions of the Member States on this issue.

** This designation is without prejudice to positions on status, and is in line with UN Security Council Resolution 1244/1999 and the International Court of Justice Opinion on the Kosovo Declaration of Independence.

***Erratum: The worldwide data for 28 March 2020 has been corrected to 17 deaths (Argentina) and 26 990 deaths worldwide, instead of 117 deaths (Argentina) and 27 090 deaths worldwide in the initial publication.

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Epidemiological curves

These histograms are based on the available information at the time of publication, originating from several sources. Data completeness depends on the availability of information from the affected areas. All data should be interpreted with caution as the outbreak is evolving rapidly. In addition, due to the unavailability of date-of-onset data and different testing policies per country, this figure might not be reflective of the evolution of the epidemic.

Distribution of COVID-19 cases worldwide, as of 28 March 2020

Distribution of COVID-19 cases worldwide, as of 28 March 2020
Distribution of cases of COVID-19 by continent (according to the applied case definition and testing strategies in the affected countries)

Cases reported in accordance with the applied case definition and testing strategies in the affected countries. The case definition in China (Hubei province) was updated on 13 and 20 February 2020

Distribution of COVID-19 deaths, worldwide, as of 28 March 2019

Distribution of COVID-19 deaths, worldwide, as of 28 March 2019, updated
Distribution of cases of COVID-19 deaths worldwide, by continent

Geographic distribution of COVID-19

Geographic distribution of COVID-19 cases worldwide, as of 28 March 2020

Geographic distribution of COVID-19 cases worldwide, as of 28 March 2020
Geographical distribution of COVID-19 cases - worldwide

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Geographic distribution of cumulative number of reported COVID-19 cases per 100 000 population, worldwide, as of 28 March 2020

Geographic distribution of cumulative number of reported COVID-19 cases per 100 000 population, worldwide, as of 28 March 2020
Geographic distribution of cumulative number of reported COVID-19 cases per 100 000 population, worldwide
Regions Places reporting cases Sum of Cases Sum of Deaths Confirmed cases in the last 15 days
Africa Algeria 305 21 281
Africa Angola 4 0 4
Africa Benin 6 0 6
Africa Burkina_Faso 146 3 144
Africa Cameroon 88 1 86
Africa Cape_Verde 5 1 5
Africa Central_African_Republic 5 0 5
Africa Chad 5 0 5
Africa Congo 4 0 4
Africa Cote_dIvoire 101 0 100
Africa Democratic_Republic_of_the_Congo 58 4 57
Africa Djibouti 13 0 13
Africa Egypt 495 24 415
Africa Equatorial_Guinea 13 0 13
Africa Eritrea 6 0 6
Africa Eswatini 9 0 9
Africa Ethiopia 16 0 16
Africa Gabon 7 1 6
Africa Gambia 3 1 3
Africa Ghana 137 3 135
Africa Guinea 5 0 5
Africa Guinea_Bissau 2 0 2
Africa Kenya 31 1 31
Africa Liberia 3 0 3
Africa Libya 1 0 1
Africa Madagascar 24 0 24
Africa Mali 4 0 4
Africa Mauritania 3 0 3
Africa Morocco 345 23 339
Africa Mozambique 7 0 7
Africa Namibia 8 0 8
Africa Niger 10 1 10
Africa Nigeria 81 1 79
Africa Rwanda 54 0 54
Africa Senegal 119 0 113
Africa Seychelles 7 0 7
Africa Somalia 3 0 3
Africa South_Africa 1170 2 1153
Africa Sudan 3 1 3
Africa Togo 25 1 24
Africa Tunisia 227 6 214
Africa Uganda 14 0 14
Africa United_Republic_of_Tanzania 13 0 13
Africa Zambia 16 0 16
Africa Zimbabwe 5 1 5
America Anguilla 2 0 2
America Antigua_and_Barbuda 7 0 7
America Argentina 690 17 659
America Aruba 28 0 26
America Bahamas 9 0 9
America Barbados 24 0 24
America Belize 2 0 2
America Bermuda 17 0 17
America Bolivia 74 0 71
America Brazil 3417 92 3340
America British_Virgin_Islands 2 0 2
America Canada 4689 53 4551
America Cayman_Islands 8 1 8
America Chile 1610 5 1577
America Colombia 539 6 530
America Costa_Rica 263 2 240
America Cuba 80 2 77
America Curaçao 8 1 7
America Dominica 11 0 11
America Dominican_Republic 581 20 576
America Ecuador 1627 41 1610
America El_Salvador 13 0 13
America Greenland 9 0 9
America Grenada 7 0 7
America Guatemala 32 1 32
America Guyana 5 1 4
America Haiti 8 0 8
America Honduras 95 1 93
America Jamaica 26 1 20
America Mexico 717 12 701
America Montserrat 5 0 5
America Nicaragua 2 1 2
America Panama 786 14 759
America Paraguay 56 3 50
America Peru 635 11 613
America Puerto_Rico 64 2 64
America Saint_Kitts_and_Nevis 2 0 2
America Saint_Lucia 3 0 3
America Saint_Vincent_and_the_Grenadines 1 0 0
America Sint_Maarten 3 0 2
America Suriname 8 0 8
America Trinidad_and_Tobago 66 2 65
America Turks_and_Caicos_islands 2 0 2
America United_States_of_America 104686 1707 103023
America United_States_Virgin_Islands 19 0 19
America Uruguay 238 0 238
America Venezuela 119 1 119
Asia Afghanistan 91 2 84
Asia Bahrain 466 4 304
Asia Bangladesh 48 5 45
Asia Bhutan 3 0 2
Asia Brunei_Darussalam 115 0 90
Asia Cambodia 102 0 97
Asia China 82213 3301 1259
Asia India 873 19 798
Asia Indonesia 1046 87 1012
Asia Iran 32332 2378 22257
Asia Iraq 458 40 384
Asia Israel 3035 10 2939
Asia Japan 1499 49 824
Asia Jordan 212 0 211
Asia Kazakhstan 193 0 193
Asia Kuwait 225 0 145
Asia Kyrgyzstan 58 0 58
Asia Laos 6 0 6
Asia Lebanon 391 7 325
Asia Malaysia 2161 26 2003
Asia Maldives 14 0 6
Asia Mauritius 94 2 94
Asia Mongolia 11 0 10
Asia Myanmar 5 0 5
Asia Nepal 3 0 2
Asia Oman 131 0 113
Asia Pakistan 1197 9 1176
Asia Palestine 91 1 61
Asia Philippines 803 54 751
Asia Qatar 562 0 300
Asia Saudi_Arabia 1104 3 1042
Asia Singapore 732 2 545
Asia South_Korea 9478 144 1499
Asia Sri_Lanka 106 0 103
Asia Syria 5 0 5
Asia Taiwan 267 2 218
Asia Thailand 1136 5 1066
Asia Timor_Leste 1 0 1
Asia Turkey 5698 92 5696
Asia United_Arab_Emirates 405 2 320
Asia Uzbekistan 104 0 104
Asia Vietnam 169 0 125
Europe Albania 186 9 163
Europe Andorra 267 3 266
Europe Armenia 372 1 366
Europe Austria 7697 68 7336
Europe Azerbaijan 165 3 152
Europe Belarus 94 0 73
Europe Belgium 7284 289 6885
Europe Bosnia_and_Herzegovina 229 3 226
Europe Bulgaria 293 3 270
Europe Croatia 586 3 561
Europe Cyprus 162 5 156
Europe Czech_Republic 2279 9 2163
Europe Denmark 2046 52 1370
Europe Estonia 575 1 548
Europe Faroe_Islands 144 0 144
Europe Finland 1025 7 870
Europe France 32964 1995 30088
Europe Georgia 81 0 56
Europe Germany 48582 325 46213
Europe Gibraltar 55 0 55
Europe Greece 966 28 833
Europe Guernsey 36 0 36
Europe Holy_See 5 0 4
Europe Hungary 343 11 327
Europe Iceland 890 2 773
Europe Ireland 2121 22 2051
Europe Isle_of_Man 29 0 29
Europe Italy 86498 9136 71385
Europe Jersey 52 1 52
Europe Kosovo 86 1 86
Europe Latvia 280 0 264
Europe Liechtenstein 60 0 56
Europe Lithuania 358 5 355
Europe Luxembourg 1605 15 1579
Europe Malta 139 0 130
Europe Moldova 199 2 193
Europe Monaco 42 0 41
Europe Montenegro 75 1 75
Europe Netherlands 8603 546 7989
Europe North_Macedonia 219 3 210
Europe Norway 3581 16 2960
Europe Poland 1389 16 1340
Europe Portugal 4268 76 4190
Europe Romania 1292 24 1228
Europe Russia 1036 4 1006
Europe San_Marino 223 21 156
Europe Serbia 457 6 433
Europe Slovakia 295 0 274
Europe Slovenia 632 9 536
Europe Spain 64059 4858 61055
Europe Sweden 3046 92 2426
Europe Switzerland 12104 197 11250
Europe Ukraine 218 5 215
Europe United_Kingdom 14543 759 13953
Oceania Australia 3378 13 3222
Oceania Fiji 5 0 5
Oceania French_Polynesia 30 0 30
Oceania Guam 51 1 51
Oceania New_Caledonia 15 0 15
Oceania New_Zealand 416 0 411
Oceania Papua_New_Guinea 1 0 1
Other Cases_on_an_international_conveyance_Japan 696 7 456975
  Total 591971 26 990  

 

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